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Canada retail sales down 26.4% in April

OTTAWA, June 19 (Reuters) - Canadian retail sales plummeted 26.4% in April as the coronavirus pandemic continued to wallop the economy, Statistics Canada data showed on Friday.

Analysts in a Reuters poll had forecast a 15.1% decline in April, while Statistics Canada flash estimate released last month had predicted a 15.6% decline. (Reporting by Kelsey Johnson, Dale Smith and Julie Gordon in Ottawa; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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