China lottery sales performance dips in Nov. 2015

According to an announcement by China’s Ministry of Finance, total lottery sales in Nov. 2015 decreased by 10.2 percent year on year, to RMB 30.6 billion ($US4.7 billion), compared to RMB 34.1 billion in 2014.

Total lottery sales from Jan. to Nov. 2015 has decreased 3.6 percent year on year to RMB 333.8 billion, compared to RMB 346.2 billion for the same period in 2014.

China’s Lottery industry is made up of the China Welfare Lottery and the China Sports Lottery.