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Retail Stats & Facts: Sector Stats & Facts

In 2013 UK retail sales were over £321 billion.

9% of all VAT-registered businesses in the UK are retailers, with the total number currently at 189,280

In 2012 there were 287,100 retail outlets in the UK

More than a third of consumer spending goes through shops

The value of internet retail sales in 2012 was £29 billion, accounting for around 9% of total retail sales

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