Mexico's Walmex says same-store sales up 8.9 pct in February

MEXICO CITY, March 5 (Reuters) - Mexico's biggest retailer, Wal-Mart de Mexico, said on Monday that sales at its Mexican stores that have been open at least a year rose by 8.9 percent in February compared with the same month a year earlier.

Total sales in Mexico increased by 10.1 percent on the year. (Reporting by David Alire Garcia Editing by Phil Berlowitz )