Sales Gowth in the Services Sector

BusinessEconomy ♦ Published: December 7, 2010; 20:45 ♦ (Vindobona)

In the third quarter, trade and services reached a revenue growth of 7.2% over the previous quarter of this year and of 5.2% over the same quarter of the previous year.

Sales Gowth in the Services Sector / Picture: ©

According to Statistik Austria, all branches of Austrian service providers show a positive sales development. Above-average increases were recorded in the branches "professional, scientific and technical activities" with +9.4% and "other economic services" with an increase of 8.2%, but above all “placing and provision of personnel” with a strong growth rate of 22.4%. “Transport;…