November 27, 2019
Wishing everyone a healthy and happy one. We’ll resume publishing SGI NewsWire on Dec. 2.
Even the threat of looming tariffs on Chinese goods in the last month of the quarter didn’t provide much of a lift to imports as the total rose to $5,315.2 million from $5,230.7 million for the Jul.-Sep. period.
Driven by organic growth in China and Southeast Asia as well as acquisitions of some major European retail chains, the revenues of the largest sporting goods chains increased 7% in dollars in 2018 to $104,420 million against $98,182 million, and were up 5% in local currency.