Retail Sales Slide 1.3% And 0.4% Excluding Autos

Ackerman, Andrew
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/15/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32339, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the 1.3 percent decreased of overall retail sales for February 2006 as reported by the U.S. Department of Commerce. The data shown does not include the sales from automobile dealerships. The decline of sales reflects on the sales at gasoline stations which fell 1.6 percent and from motor vehicle and parts dealers with 4.6 percent decreased.


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