Energy woes add to persistent supply bottlenecks in slowing global recovery.

Reopening in NSW, soon to be followed by the ACT and Victoria, should give retail spending a good kick along in October and November.

NAB Online Retail Sales Index continued to grow in August, driven by department store sales and three key sales states, NSW, VIC, and QLD.

A rebound in Australia’s cotton industry has seen business cash inflows of NAB Agribusiness cotton grower customers surge since early 2021 on the back of booming production.

Strong economic growth in Q2 is set to falter in Q3.

Our data mapping points to another retail sales fall in August.

Lockdown passion projects spur online sales.

‘Build it and they will come’ – that’s the belief that drove Brisbane businessman Justin Montesalvo to grow his bright idea from blueprint to thriving high-end camper trailer maker.

Differing vaccination rates are driving a divide between economic groups.

NABs data mapping points to retail sales falling substantially in July.

NAB Online Retail Sales Index accelerated in June, following the May rebound.

Advanced economies open up again; can vaccines ensure it’s for the last time?

Recent lockdowns look to have dented retail spending in areas hard-hit in 2020, notably hospitality and clothing and footwear.

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