Italians cut consumption by 80 billion euros since 2007

(AGI) Rome, Sept 20 - Consumption in Italy dropped by 80billion euros since 2007, said consumer organisation Codacons.Households reduced consumer spending by an average of over3,300 euros in a seven-year period, a reduction of more than1,300 euros per capita. The sectors that were hit hardest bythe spending cut include transportation, clothing and footwear,home furnishing and appliances. . .

(AGI) Rome, Sept 20 - Consumption in Italy dropped by 80billion euros since 2007, said consumer organisation Codacons.Households reduced consumer spending by an average of over3,300 euros in a seven-year period, a reduction of more than1,300 euros per capita. The sectors that were hit hardest bythe spending cut include transportation, clothing and footwear,home furnishing and appliances. . .