Categories
Business News Marketing Wales News Welsh Business News Welshbiz

UK’s cash system ‘will collapse without new laws’ – 🇬🇧💷📰

UK’s cash system ‘will collapse without new laws’ – 🇬🇧💷📰

UK’s cash system ‘will collapse without new laws’ – 🇬🇧💷📰

— Read on mikearmstrong.me/uks-cash-system-will-collapse-without-new-laws-🇬🇧💷📰/

Categories
Business News MA News Marketing Wales News Welsh Business News Welshbiz

Retail Statistics from ONS…

1.Main points

  • In the three months to January 2020, the quantity bought in the retail sales industry fell by 0.8% when compared with the previous three months, with declines across all sectors.

  • Retail volumes increased by 0.9% in January 2020, recovering from the falls in the previous two months; the increase was mainly because of moderate growth in both food stores (1.7%) and non-food stores (1.3%).

  • Fuel saw a large fall of 5.7% in the quantity bought in January 2020 when compared with December 2019, which coincides with a rise in fuel prices of 2.3 pence per litre between December and January (consumer price inflation, January 2020).

  • Online sales as a proportion of all retailing was 19.0% in January 2020, down from 19.3% in December 2019.

Back to table of contents

2.Retail sales in January