FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - Retail sales have increased 2.2% in adjusted terms in Switzerland in October compared to the same month last year, according to provisional results by the Swiss Statistics Office.

In unadjusted terms, sales have grown 6.6%. All products have posted increase on sales; being clothing and shoes the largest increase with 9.1%, followed by food drinks and tobacco have increased their sales by 6.2% year on year.

By shops, cosmetics, pharmacies and medical product shops have posted a 8.9% increase on sales.