ISTANBUL 

Retail sales volume with constant prices in the Turkish economy jumped 10.6% year-on-year in February, according to official figures released on Monday.

During the month, the highest annual hike was seen in non-food sales — except automotive fuel — with 14.7%, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) stated.

It added that food, drinks and tobacco sales, and automobile fuels sales followed it with rises of 9.6% and 1.8%, respectively, year-on-year in February.

Among non-food, the volume of textile, clothing and footwear sales rose 19.3%, and computers, books, telecommunications equipment climbed 15.8%.

Volume of medical goods and cosmetic sales, electronic goods

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