New Zealand retail sales came in at 0.0% in December compared with a previous 0.8%, while it was anticipated to incline 0.6%. Retail sales excluding auto sales declined 1.8% following an incline by 0.8%, and it came worse than market projections of 0.3%. As for retail sales excluding inflation, it climbed 1.0% in the fourth quarter compared to a prior revised 0.3% from 0.1%, while forecasts referred to 1.4%.