According to the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, retail sales in Japan declined at an annual rate of 0.2% in September, missing expectations for a 0.4% rise, after a 0.8% gain in August. It was the first drop in six months.
The decline was partly driven by lower fuel, and home electronics and cars sales.
Fuel sales slid 15.4% year-on-year in September.
|remaining time till the new event being published|
All posted material is a marketing communication solely for informational purposes and reliance on this may lead to loss. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results. Please read our full disclaimer.