September had highest average daily sales of year; e-commerce grew 57%

Average daily sales in Brazil reached R$29.5 billion in September, the highest level in the year, according to the Secretariat of Federal Revenue’s bulletin that analyzes electronic invoices. The value is 10.2% higher than in August and 20% higher than in September 2019. Year-to-date, sales are already 4.7% higher, in real terms, compared with the same period in 2019. September is the fifth month of sales growth, after the strong fall that occurred in the first months of the covid-19 pandemic. Electronic invoices capture sales between companies, mainly between medium and large ones, as well as e-commerce. E-commerce sales grew 57.2% in September compared with the same month in 2019.

Source: Valor International