Sep 24, 2015

White goods shipments up fourth month in row

White goods shipments in August surged 13.9 percent to ¥186.2 billion from the previous year, climbing for the fourth straight month, an industry group said Thursday. Led by brisk sales of seasonal goods such as air conditioners and refrigerators amid the heat wave in ...

Jul 22, 2014

White goods shipments down 6.8% in June

Shipments of white goods fell 6.8 percent in June from a year earlier to ¥250.7 billion, down for the second straight month, an industry group said Tuesday. The drop reflected a continued decline in demand after a surge ahead of the consumption tax hike ...