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China’s retail, catering, box office sales jump during Spring Festival holidays

Last updated on February 19, 2021

China's retail, catering and cinema box office sales jumped during the week-long Spring Festival holidays. Local travels surged in the holiday as Chinese were encouraged to avoid long-distance trips to help contain a series of COVID-19 flare-ups.

The total revenue generated by China's key retailers and catering companies during the holidays (February 11 - 17) increased 28.7 per cent from the holiday last year to 821 billion yuan, rising 4.9 . . .

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