The Spanish statistical office INE released its retail sales data on Thursday. Retail sales in Spain rose at a seasonally adjusted rate of 0.2% in February, after a 0.4% increase in January.
Food sales were down 0.3% in February, while non-food sales decreased by 0.5%.
On a yearly basis, retail sales climbed at a seasonally adjusted rate of 3.9% in February, after a 3.3% rise in January.
Sales of non-food products jumped 5.6% in February from a year ago, while food sales rose 1.8%.