Mastercard Economic Insights

Global retail sales trends and economic insights that are fueling critical data-driven decision-making  

Because making informed decisions is critical to the long-term success of companies, communities and individuals around the world.

JUNE 2021

Mastercard SpendingPulse: U.S. retail sales grew 11.0%* year-over-year in June

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MAY 2021

Back-to-school U.S. retail sales expected to grow 5.5%* compared to last year, according to Mastercard SpendingPulse

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APRIL 2021

Mastercard SpendingPulse: April U.S. retail sales grow 23.3%* as trends point to a recovering economy

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MARCH 2021

U.S. retail sales grew 26.3% year-over-year in March, one year since first lockdown

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U.S. retail sales grow in February despite winter blast

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Strong consumer spending drives U.S. retail sales growth of 9.2% in January

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