In October, the number of credit card and debtor transactions totaled 7.3% and 14.2% respectively, respectively, Atacyc, the chamber of the sector, today.
The volume of the total volume grew by 36.4% and 42% respectively, he said.
Despite the large increase in the total number of ticket transactions, Indec (45.9%) measured the growth over the last twelve months (in percentage terms).
In credit cards, the most popular item for sale was mobile telephony, with an interannual increase of 26.2% with the number of transactions and 57%.
Secondly, the purchase of air tickets was 24.6% and 54.6%, respectively.
Next to the prohibition cards, the most elemental movement was Líneas Aéreas, with an increase of 61.8% of the transaction, and 77.6% in volume, after paying services, 49%, 8% and 101%, respectively.
On the other hand, compared to October 2017, items that showed delays to credit cards were Home Articles, which accounted for 23.1% of total transactions. Next, the purchase of Furniture and Mattresses (-20.8%) and Apparel and Footwear (-10.0%).
In the case of debit cards, the number of transactions decreased: Furniture and Mattresses (-11.9%), Clothing and Footwear (-9.0%) and Household Equipment (-8.0%). .