April Canadian Furniture and Building Material Supply Sales Fall
Canadian retail furniture store sales in April fell 15% from March to $1.62 billion (CAD), due to a third wave of COVID-19 lockdowns but rose 169.2% from the same month in 2020. Building material dealers sales decreased 10.4% from March to $4.6 billion but jumped 69.7% from the previous year.
Total Canadian retail sales decreased 5.7% to $54.8 billion from March but were up 56.7% from April 2020. See Statistics Canada