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15 Luglio 2022

Finlandia

KESKO’S SALES GREW IN JUNE

"Kesko’s sales grew in the grocery trade division and building and technical trade division in June. Food trade sales were at a good level, with heavy growth in foodservice. In building and technical trade, good performance in technical wholesale resulted in growth,” according to Mikko Helander, Kesko’s President and CEO.Sales in the grocery trade division totalled €551.5 million in June, an increase of 3.3%. Grocery sales to K Group grocery stores were flat year-on-year. Sales in K-Citymarket’s home and speciality goods (non-food) increased. Kespro’s sales grew by 17.6%. In relative terms, consumption was weighted more towards foodservice than retail compared to last year.Sales in the building and technical trade division totalled €459.4 million in June, an increase of 4.1% in comparable terms in local currencies. Excluding speciality goods trade, division sales grew by 3.9% in comparable terms. Sales grew in comparable terms by 9.2% in Finland and by 1.2% in Sweden and decreased by 7.1% in Norway. In speciality goods trade, leisure trade sales increased by 12.9% in comparable terms. Reported sales in the building and technical trade division increased by 3.8%.Sales in the car trade division totalled €79.7 million in June, a decrease of 19.7%. Sales were impacted by the poor availability of cars. Registrations of new cars in Finland were down by 24.9% in passenger cars and 30.2% in vans compared to the year before. The number of used cars sold in Finland decreased by 10.3% year-on-year. (ICE STOCCOLMA)


Fonte notizia: Press release 14.7.22