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Woolworths Says Total Sales Growth For 53 Weeks Was 5.9% Vs 3.9% For 52 Weeks Last Year

July 11 (Reuters) - Woolworths Holdings Ltd:

* TRADING UPDATE: 53 WEEKS ENDED 30 JUNE 2019

* IN SOUTH AFRICA, AFTER A 2.0% DECLINE IN SALES IN HY, WOOLWORTHS FASHION, BEAUTY AND HOME SALES PERFORMANCE IMPROVED IN SECOND HALF

* RETAIL TRADING CONDITIONS IN AUSTRALIA REMAIN CHALLENGING

* IN SOUTH AFRICA, WOOLWORTHS FASHION, BEAUTY AND HOME SALES PERFORMANCE IMPROVED IN SECOND HALF, GROWING BY 5.5%

* GROUP TOTAL SALES GROWTH FOR 53 WEEKS WAS 5.9% VERSUS 3.9% FOR 52 WEEKS OF LAST YEAR Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

2019-07-11 09:18:41

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