Germany import price index Jan mm -1.5% vs -1.0% exp

Latest import data now out
– 1.2% prev
– yy -3.8% vs -3.4% exp vs -3.1% prev
Retail Sales:
– mm+0.7% vs +0.3% exp vs -0.2% prev

 Softer import prices no real surprise . Stronger retails will be welcome suggesting stronger domestic demand.