Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 02/2019
The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an increase of 1.5% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in February 2019. Regarding large industrial sectors, consumer goods and intermediate goods increased by 2.7% and 1.3%, respectively, while equipment goods remained basically stable (0.1%). In this same period, the general IECI index grew a 1.9% compared with the previous year in Catalonia.