In an operational update, Anta Sports Products reported on a good performance for its various brands in the fourth quarter of 2020, without discussing the results of Amer Sports, which is indirectly owned by the major Chinese sporting goods group. The Anta brand recorded a low single-digit increase in retail sales for the quarter, but they were down by a mid-single-digit rate for the full 2020 financial year. Fila’s retail sales rose by between 25 and 30 percent in the quarter and by a mid-double-digit rate for the year. The other brands in the group’s portfolio – Descente, Kolon Sport, Sprandi and Kingkow – grew by between 55 and 60 percent in the latest quarter and by between 35 and 40 percent for the whole year.