German retail sales fall unexpectedly in February

By Thomson Reuters Mar 28, 2024 | 2:07 AM

(Reuters) – German retail sales unexpectedly fell in February, decreasing by 1.9% compared with the previous month, data showed on Thursday.

Analysts polled by Reuters had predicted a 0.3% increase.

The federal statistics office publishes more details on its website.

(Reporting by Amir Orusov and Louis van Boxel-Woolf, editing by Kirsti Knolle)