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Italy Retail Sales Rebound In August, Tops Expectations

10/05/2018 - 04:51:00 (RTTNews)

(RTTNews) - Italy retail sales rebounded in August after declining in the previous month, preliminary data from the statistical office ISTAT showed Friday.

The retail sales value grew 0.7 percent from July, when they were unchanged. Economists had forecast a 0.2 percent growth.

Sales grew for the first time in three months and was the strongest since May.

Food sales increased 0.3 percent and non-food sales jumped 0.9 percent.

On a year-on-year basis, the retail sales value rose 2.2 percent year-on-year after a revised 0.5 percent slump in July. Economists had expected a 0.2 percent increase.

The latest growth was the biggest since March, when sales increase 3.1 percent.

The volume of retail sales also rose 0.7 percent monthly in August after remaining unchanged in July. Compared to a year ago, sales volume grew 1.4 percent, almost entirely erasing a 1.7 percent fall in the previous month.

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