Industrial Price Index. 2019. Definitive data
The Industrial Products Price Index grew by 0.5% in Catalonia in 2019, according to definitive data. By large industrial sectors, increased consumer goods (1.9%) and equipment goods (0.6%) while intermediate goods (−1.1%) and energy (−0.2%) decreased.
By industrial sectors, increased manufacturing industries and electrical energy and gas (both 0.3%) and decreased extractive industries (−0.7%) and water supply (−0.1%). Within the manufacturing industries, the highest growths were registred in industry wood and cork, except furniture; articles straw and plaiting materials (2.7%) and in industries of food products (2.4%); while the greatest decreases were shown in chemical industries (−3.0%) and in metallurgy; manufacture of basic iron, steel and ferroalloy products (−2.7%).
The Industrial Price Index increased 0.3% in Catalonia in 2019.