Lithuania’s retail sales increased at a softer pace in June, figures from the statistical office showed on Wednesday.
Retail sales, excluding VAT, increased a working-day adjusted 15.3 percent year-on-year in June, after a 19.3 percent rise in May.
Sales of non-food stores surged 23.3 percent annually in June and those in specialized stores accelerated 38.2 percent.
Sales in non-specialized stores and those of food, alcoholic beverages and tobacco increased by 6.1 percent and 6.6 percent, respectively.
On a month-on-month basis, retail sales grew a seasonally adjusted 2.0 percent in June.
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