June 2019 Monthly Consumer Update: US, UK and China
Coresight Research’s monthly reports keep you up to date on US and UK retail sales, US retail traffic and in-store metrics, selected US retailers’ same-store sales and key global consumer indicators. Click here to view our full collection of Monthly Reports.
Each month, we analyze key metrics that reflect consumer demand in the US, the UK and China. In these updates, we focus on direct, leading indicators of the health of the consumer economy: wage growth, price changes and retail sales growth.
- US inflation softened a little, while wage growth remained unchanged. Retail sales growth weakened.
- UK retail sales growth strengthened, following an acceleration in wage growth.
- China retail sales growth spiked to 9.8%, but inflation was high in food.