Retail Index

Michigan Retail Association in conjunction with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago’s Detroit office conducts monthly research among Michigan retail and small businesses to determine the health of the state’s retail and its impact on Michigan’s economy.

MRA reports April retail sales dip for first time this year


Michigan Retailers Association today reports a decrease in retail sales, month-over-month, for the first time since November 2020.

The April Retail Index survey came in at 67.1, a decrease from March’s 92.4.