26 weeks   26 weeks       Estimated % sales inflation 52 weeks  
  June 2017 % of June 2016 % of Period Comparable December 2016 % of
Rm (Reviewed) sales (Reviewed) sales % growth % sales growth (Audited) sales
                   
Sales 42,506.3   42,310.9   0.5 (1.6) 3.2 91,250.0  
Massdiscounters 9,522.7   9,654.1   (1.4) (3.5) (0.3) 20,544.5  
Masswarehouse 12,223.6   11,748.3   4.0 1.5 3.9 26,270.3  
Massbuild 5,963.0   5,962.4   0.0 (0.2) 4.7 12,687.1  
Masscash 14,797.0   14,946.1   (1.0) (3.3) 4.0 31,748.1  
                   
Trading profit before interest and taxation 779.1 1.8 911.3 2.2 (14.5)     2,612.9 2.9
Massdiscounters 54.4 0.6 62.4 0.6 (12.8)     364.3 1.8
Masswarehouse 473.2 3.9 508.1 4.3 (6.9)     1,251.3 4.8
Massbuild 247.0 4.1 259.6 4.4 (4.9)     712.6 5.6
Masscash 4.5 0.0 81.2 0.5 (94.5)     284.7 0.9
                   
The ‘trading profit before interest and taxation’ above is the amount per the Condensed Consolidated Income Statement less the BEE transaction IFRS 2 charge.