Greek retail sales increase 4.0% in March

The Greek statistical office Hellenic Statistical Authority released its retail sales data on Tuesdayy. Greek retail sales increased 4.0% in March.

On a yearly basis, Greek retail sales slid by 1.6% in March, after a 6.8% fall in February. January’s figure was revised up from a 2.2% decrease.

Sales of food products increased by 1.8% year-on-year in March, sales of non-food products declined by 3.3%, while sales of automotive fuel dropped by 3.0%.