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Japan November retail sales down 1 percent year-on-year

A shopper looks at packs of vegetables at a market at a shopping district in Tokyo, Japan, December 6, 2015. Picture taken December 6, 2015. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese retail sales fell 1.0 percent in November from a year earlier, more than a median market forecast for a 0.6 percent decline, government data showed on Monday.

Reporting by Izumi Nakagawa; Editing by Edmund Klamann

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