UK retail sales rebound strongly in July, says ONSStaff Writer | August 18, 2016
UK retail sales bounced back strongly in July, according to official data, the Office for National Statistics revealed.
Britain Retail sales rose 1.4% in July
This is much better than the 0.2% expected by the market and rebounding strongly from the previous 0.9% decline.
July was also 5.9% of the same month last year, again beating the consensus estimate of a 4.2% rise and up from the 4.3% gain in June. ■