Industrial Price Index. 06/2020
The Industrial Products Price Index (excluding energy) decreased by 0.8% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in June 2020. By large industrial sectors, energy prices (−14.4%) and intermediate goods (−3.9%) decreased, whereas consumer goods (1.3%) and equipment goods (0.4%) grew.
On the other hand, by industrial divisions, the most significant decreases in prices were registered in chemical industries (−8.8%) and metallurgy, manufacture of basic iron, steel and ferroalloy products (−4.9%). By contrast, prices industries of food products (1.5%) and manufacture of beverages (1.3%) increased.
During the same period, the Industrial Price Index decreased by 3.6% compared to the same month of the previous year.