China lottery market boosted by Sports Lottery in July

22nd September 2016 8:13 am GMT

China’s lottery market recorded its fifth consecutive month of year-on-year growth in July, with total sales climbing 20 per cent to RMB32.40bn (€4.35bn).

This included a 38 per cent improvement in sales from the Sports Lottery, which rose to RMB15.78bn, while the Welfare Lottery saw sales increase by 7 per cent to RMB16.62bn, according to figures from the Ministry of Finance.

July 2016 Lottery Sales Comparison (Chinese Renminbi RMB)

       July 2016      Year-to-Date Lotto   12.06bn   84.18bn Video Lottery Terminal   3.59bn   25.70bn Instant Scratch [...]