Financials, Automotive, Technology Sep 16, 2021 05:48 PM (GMT+8)
A spokesman for the Ministry of Commerce said that affected by factors such as the epidemic and flood, the growth rate of the consumer market generally slowed down in August, but still showed strong resilience. Basic living consumption remained stable. In August, the retail sales of grain, oil, food and beverage of units above the designated size increased by 9.5% and 11.8% respectively year-on-year. From January to August, among the online retail sales of physical goods, the sales of food goods increased by 22.4% year-on-year. The sales of upgraded commodities increased rapidly. In August, the retail sales of gold and silver jewelry, cultural office supplies and sports and entertainment supplies of units above the designated size increased rapidly, and the sales of furniture and building materials increased by 6.7% and 13.5% respectively.
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