July 2018 UK Retail Sales: Solid Growth Sustained; Online Sales Remain Robust
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Our monthly UK Retail Sales Report reviews the latest sector data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Highlights from our July UK Retail Sales Report:
- The UK retail sector enjoyed robust volume growth in July, with sales up 4.0% year over year in real terms.
- Total value retail sales surged by 5.1% year over year, with health and beauty specialists and Internet pure plays posting strong performances.
- The Office for National Statistics (ONS) reported that total shop-price inflation eased to 1.0% in July from 1.4% in June.