The volume of retail trade has fallen by 0.1% for the Euroarea, and by 0.2% for the whole of the EU for March this year, in comparison to the previous month according to Eurostat figures. 

When compared to March a year ago the fall in trade was worse, as sales have been reduced  by 2.4% in the Euroarea, with the EU faring slightly better falling by 1.6%. 

Retail has significantly dipped over the past year, and has still not shown any sign of returning to the levels of b...

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