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US retail sales to increase between 2.5% and 3.5% in 2024, trade group forecasts

Mar. 20, 2024 14:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The largest U.S. retail trade group is forecasting that the country's retail sales will increase anywhere between 2.5% and 3.5% this year, a solid but still slower pace than the 3.6% seen last year. The National Retail Federation said Wednesday that it expects...