Hungary's calendar-adjusted retail sales edged up by an annual 0.6% in November following a 0.6% increase in October, the Central Statistics Office (KSH) said on Friday.

Food sales dropped by 6.7% year-on-year, while non-food sales were down by 2.3%. Fuel sales jumped by 27.7%. Hungary's government had capped car fuels prices for households since late 2021 but was forced to abolish the price cap on Dec. 6. due to a severe shortage. Nov 2022 Oct 2022 Nov 2021 Jan-Nov 2022 0.6 0.6 4.7 6.4 (Reporting by Krisztina Than)