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Retail sales growth in Finland improved in July

Retail sales in Finland grew at a faster pace in July, after weakening in the previous month, as evidenced by preliminary data from Statistics Finland, published Friday
According to preliminary estimates, retail sales in July rose by 2.3 percent compared to the same period last year. In June, retail sales, except for automobile trade, increased by 1.2 percent. In May, sales grew by 6.1 percent.
The volume of retail sales in July rose by 0.9 percent after falling by 0.6 percent in June. Detailed data will be published on September 13.