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Christmas shopping fell in euro area

06.02.14 @ 09:29


Christmas shopping in the euro zone dropped 1% in December 2013 compared with December 2012, according to new estimates from Eurostat. In the EU28, shopping grew 0.1% in December. The retail trade in 2013 fell by 0.9% in the euro area and by 0.2% in the EU28 compared to 2012.

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