Industrial Production Index. 08/2019
The Industrial Production Index (IPI) adjusted by working days increased by 1.5% on a year-over-year basis in August 2019. By large industrial sectors, equipment goods increased by 13.3% and energy by 4.8%, while intermediate goods and consumer goods decreased by 3.6% and by 1.8%, respectively.
In this same period the index of industrial production (which does not include energy and is not adjusted by working days) decreased by 3.1% compared to the year before.