Second wave of Covid-19 pandemic led to a minus of 0.9% in Swiss retail trade in January 2021

Neuch√Ętel, 01.03.2021 - Turnover adjusted for sales days and holidays fell in the retail sector by 0.9% in nominal terms in January 2021 compared with the previous year. Seasonally adjusted, nominal turnover fell by 4.9% compared with the previous month. The economic sectors were affected to varying degrees. These are some of the findings from the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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