JOHANNESBURG, May 18 (Reuters) – South Africa’s retail sales
rose 1.3% year on year in March after falling 0.9% in February,
Statistics South Africa figures showed on Wednesday.
On a month-on-month basis, sales decreased 0.3%. Sales rose
2.5% in the three months to the end of March compared with the
same period last year, the statistics agency said.
(Reporting by Nqobile Dludla; Editing by Catherine Evans)
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