Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 12/2018
The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an decrease of 3.9% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in December 2018. Regarding large industrial sectors, all sectors showed decreases: intermediate goods a 5.9%, consumer goods a 4.5% and equipment goods a 0.5%. In this same period, the general IECI index fell a 4.4% compared with the previous year in Catalonia.