Retail sales up 0.3 per cent last month but rising eleven per cent annually
Sales of books, newspaper and stationery up 7.8 per cent
There was an increase of 11 per cent in the annual figure.
There was an increase of 7.1 per cent in the annual figure.
The sectors with the largest month-on-month volume increases were books, newspapers and stationery (+7.8 per cent), other retail sales ( up 5.6 per cent).
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