Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 03/2019
The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a decrease of 0.3% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in March 2019. Regarding large industrial sectors, intermediate and consumer goods decreased by 1.2% and 0.8%, respectively, while equipment goods increased by 1.5%. In this same period, the general IECI index remained stable (0.0%) compared with the previous year in Catalonia.