Hong Kong shoppers continue to shy away from spending. Photo: Edmond SoHong Kong shoppers continue to shy away from spending. Photo: Edmond So
Hong Kong shoppers continue to shy away from spending. Photo: Edmond So

Hong Kong protests continue to batter retail sector as sales plunge 23.6 per cent in November, the second biggest drop on record

  • Consumer spending drops to HK$30 billion (US$3.84 billion) for the month after a record 24.4 per cent year-on-year slump in October, figures show
  • Hardest-hit goods were luxury items such as jewellery, watches and valuable gifts, which recorded a staggering 43.5 per cent drop in sales value
Topic |   Hong Kong economy
Hong Kong shoppers continue to shy away from spending. Photo: Edmond SoHong Kong shoppers continue to shy away from spending. Photo: Edmond So
Hong Kong shoppers continue to shy away from spending. Photo: Edmond So
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