Exportsgrew by 6.8% year on year in Catalonia in November 2016. By economic destination, all goods were up: the capital (23.4%), consumer goods (9.5%) and intermediate ( 2.8%). Meanwhile, imports increased 9.8% year on year as a result of the increase of all goods: consumer goods (14.1%) of the capital (13.2%) and intermediate (7.0%).
The main goal of these statistics is to present the trade flows of exports and imports of goods between Catalonia and abroad a monthly basis. The administrative information source with which Idescat works is the territorial operations file of the Customs and Special Taxes Department of the State Tax Administration Agency. The file in question contains the most relevant information obtained from Single Administrative Document (SAD) and Intrastat declaration data.