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9/8/2021 8:05:00 PM
Sales Continue Upward Trend

Wayne Howard
Staff Writer


Maybe it's the improving economy--after all, many businesses were shut down a good part of last year due to the pandemic. Maybe it's inflation--because prices are higher than they were a year ago. Whatever the reason, retail sales in all area counties are substantially higher so far this year--topping last year's month-to-month figures in every month so far. Of course, that has been true for every month for the past four years. The taxable sales and purchases report from the NC Dept. of Revenue shows the following:

LINCOLN COUNTY

  • June 2021 122,318,906
  • June 2020 92,974,307
  • June 2019 87,432,764
  • June 2018 70,411,961
  • May 2021 123,805,113
  • May 2020 87,239,254
  • May 2019 87,017,420
  • May 2018 66,943,333

CATAWBA COUNTY

  • June 2021 259,649,052
  • June 2020 210,730,977
  • June 2019 215,555,816
  • May 2021 267,122,366

GASTON COUNTY

  • June 2021 273,241,482
  • June 2020 231,454,865
  • June 2019 220,889,190
  • May 2021 287,342,253

CLEVELAND COUNTY

  • June 2021 108,495,171
  • June 2020 89,009,662
  • June 2019 84,549,533
  • May 2021 110,951,200


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