Retail sales up in May - stats office

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Poland's retail sales increased in real terms by 8.2 percent year on year and fell by 1.7 percent month on month in May 2022, the Central Statistical Office said on Wednesday.

Economists polled by PAP expected May's retail sales to grow in real terms by 8.1 percent year on year and drop by 0.1 percent month on month.

In current prices, retail sales increased by 23.6 percent year on year in May against a 22.9-percent expected rise.