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Friday, 09.12.2016, 11:43
Calendar adjusted data (at constant prices) compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, compared to October 2015, total retail trade turnover in October 2016 rose by 0.2%. Turnover of retail trade in food products decreased by 2.7%, whereas the turnover of retail trade in non-food products increased by 2.0%.
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Estonian Tax and Customs Board on Tuesday launched an application for declaring parcels online, writes LETA/BNS.
Preparations for construction of the multifunctional shopping and recreation center Akropole got under way at 257 Maskavas Street in Riga today, as Akropole representative Kristine Bambe told LETA.
Kesko Senukai Latvia (formerly Rautakesko) DIY, house and gardening store chain has so far spent EUR 3.3 million on the transformation of former K-rauta stores into K Senukai, the company informed BC.
wedish company ICA Gruppen, which operates the Rimi retail chain in Lithuania, has officially confirmed it was holding talks on the acquisition of Iki retail chain, reports LETA/BNS.
Latvia's building materials and household goods chain Depo has opened its first store in Klaipeda, making it the first store in Lithuania. According to informal reports, investments in the store totaled about 15 mln euros (excluding VAT).
Germany's retail chain Lidl, which entered the Lithuanian market last June, has unveiled plans to invest around 60 mln euros in expansion next year, the same amount as this year, but it would not disclose how many new stores it expects to open in the country in 2017, reports LETA/BNS.