Canadain Retail Sales Increase for Seventh Month

Statistics Canada announced today that retail sales in Canada rose in September for the seventh time in nine months, gaining a percent for a total of $34.9 billion ($32.6 billion USD). Six of the eight sectors realized gains but compared to September of last year, sales were down 3.3 percent.

The Canadian Press

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