Lithuania retail sales growth slows in June
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Lithuania's retail sales increased at a softer pace in June, figures from the Vilnius-based Statistics Lithuania (LS) showed on Wednesday.
Retail sales, excluding VAT, increased a working-day adjusted 15.3% year-on-year in June, after a 19.3% rise in May.
Sales of non-food stores surged 23.3% annually in June and those in specialized stores accelerated 38.2%.
Sales in non-specialized stores and those of food, alcoholic beverages and tobacco increased by 6.1% and 6.6%, respectively. On a month-on-month basis, retail sales grew a seasonally adjusted 2% in June.
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