Exports grew 5,0% year-on-year in Catalonia in July 2017. By economic destination, exports of all goods grew: consumer goods by 7.5%, capital goods by 4.0% and intermediate goods by 3.4 %. On the other hand, imports grew by 9.4% year-on-year, as a result of the increase in all goods: intermediate 9.9%, consumer 8.8% and capital 7.6%.
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.