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Japan's July household spending falls 7.6% year-on-year

FILE PHOTO: Shoppers walk through the rain in an Osaka shopping district in western Japan October 22, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/File Photo

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese household spending fell 7.6% in July from a year earlier, government data showed on Tuesday, compared with a median market forecast for a 3.7% decline.

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Reporting by Daniel Leussink; Editing by Chris Gallagher

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