The sales of Kesko Group's continuing operations in April 2020 totalled €902.0 million, representing a decrease of 2.5%. In comparable terms, sales decreased by 2.1%.
"Kesko's sales decreased by 2.5% in April due to the coronavirus epidemic and related restrictions. In the grocery trade, food sales grew clearly in K-food stores. In the building and technical trade, sales grew in the Nordic countries in local currencies. Sales in the car trade decreased compared to the year before," says Mikko Helander, Kesko's President and CEO.