Brazil retail sales rise 0.4 pct in September from August
RIO DE JANEIRO Nov 14 (Reuters) - Retail sales in Brazil rose 0.4 percent in September from August, government statistics agency IBGE said on Friday, in line with the median estimate in a Reuters poll.
Forecasts in the poll of 29 economists ranged from a decline of 0.6 percent to an increase of 1.1 percent.
September sales volumes rose 0.5 percent from a year earlier , the IBGE added, below a median forecast of 0.7 percent growth. (Reporting by Rodrigo Viga Gaier Editing by W Simon)
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