Latest data released by Eurostat – 4 June 2021
- Prior +2.7%; revised to +3.3%
- Retail sales +23.9% vs +25.0% y/y expected
- Prior +12.0%; revised to +13.1%
Retail sales activity in the euro area moderated in April after supposed Easter sales boosted the March numbers, with non-food products declining by 4.7% while food, drinks, and tobacco declined by 1.9% on the month.