Japan’s April Wedding Services Sales, Activity

Following are the details of Japan’s wedding services sales, activity and employment from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry in Tokyo.

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                               April     March      Feb.      Jan.      Dec.
                                2013      2013      2013      2013      2012
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                           ------------------------YOY%------------------------
Total sales                   -12.5%     -6.0%     -3.1%     -6.2%     -1.5%
Number of services handled    -14.4%     -4.6%     -7.9%    -12.1%      0.1%
Employees                      -4.3%     -5.6%     -2.7%     -2.9%     -0.4%
 Regular                       -5.8%     -3.6%     -3.7%     -2.8%     -2.3%
 Other                         -3.4%     -6.8%     -2.1%     -3.0%      0.8%
                           ----------------------(Yen bln)---------------------
Total sales                   12.994    15.946    11.165     6.326    12.138
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Number of services handled     4,253     5,516     3,694     2,041     4,292
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                               April     March      Feb.      Jan.      Dec.
                                2013      2013      2013      2013      2012
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Average operating days           6.6       8.1       5.9       4.4       6.1
Employees                     17,084    17,194    16,889    16,660    17,869
 Regular                       6,488     6,443     6,410     6,449     6,664
 Other                        10,596    10,751    10,479    10,211    11,205
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SOURCE: Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

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