UPDATE 2-Japan retail sales fall in July due to bad weather

Newswire

(Updates with wage data, details) TOKYO, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Retail sales in Japan dropped slightly in July from a year earlier, falling short of economists' forecasts of a small rise as bad weather kept shoppers at home. Retail sales fell 0.2 percent, below a median forecast of economists for a rise of 0.3 percent, data from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry showed on Wednesday. In June, sales rose 0.2 percent from a year ago. "The weakness in retail sales was likely from ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"UPDATE 2-Japan retail sales fall in July due to bad weather" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: lwilliamson@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2642
 

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.
Insights

Nov 21, 2016
Video
WardsAuto

2017 Wards 10 Best Engines: Less Is More With Four

Fun-to-drive is a key 10 Best Engines measure when it comes to small-displacement, high-performance four-bangers....More

Newswire

Diesels Power Profit Gains by VW's Lending Unit  

Volkswagen Financial Services cites increased demand for diesel cars in upgrading its projected 2016 profit from €1.92 billion to a record €2.1 billion....More

Enewsletters

Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×