Hong Kong retail is in the doldrums during the global health crisis. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong retail is in the doldrums during the global health crisis. Photo: Felix Wong

Coronavirus: Hong Kong retail shrinks by a third for first half of 2020 as Covid-19 crisis pummels sector

  • Consumer sales down 33.3 per cent for first six months of this year compared with January to June 2019
  • City records 17th straight month of retail decline, with worse in store as city battles deadliest wave of infections yet

Hong Kong retail is in the doldrums during the global health crisis. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong retail is in the doldrums during the global health crisis. Photo: Felix Wong
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