According to the Retailers Association of India (RAI), the highest decline in retail sales was witnessed in sports goods category at 66 per cent.
Foods and grocery segment saw the lowest decline of 7 per cent as compared to June 2019.
Beauty, wellness, and personal care category saw a 57 per cent decline in retail sales in June 2021 as compared to the same month in 2019.
Apparel and clothing sales dipped by 52 per cent in June this year as compared to the same month in 2019.
Footwear category witnessed a 61 per cent decline in June 2021 as compared to June 2019.
Consumer durables and electronics saw 46 per cent fall in sales in June this year as compared to the same month in 2019.
According to RAI, East zone witnessed the biggest decline in sales at 55 per cent in June this year, followed by West and South zones with 50 per cent fall each as compared to June 2019. North zone saw the lowest decline in sales at 43 per cent.
Copyright©2022 Living Media India Limited. For reprint rights: Syndications Today