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Walmart de Mexico says same store sales rose 8.3% in February

MEXICO CITY, March 5 (Reuters) - Walmart de Mexico, Mexico's biggest retailer, said on Thursday that sales at stores open for more than a year in Mexico rose 8.3% in February compared with the same month last year.

Walmex, as the company is known, said total sales in Mexico increased 10% in February.

(Reporting by Adriana Barrera; writing by Drazen Jorgic; Editing by Anthony Esposito)