Industrial Production Index. 07/2022
The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days increased by 0.9% year-over-year in Catalonia in July 2022. By large industrial sectors, consumer goods increased by 3.9% and energy by 2.5%, while capital goods decreased by 6.7% and intermediate goods by 1.5%.
In the same period, the Industrial Products Index (which does not include energy and is not adjusted by working days) decreased by 2.8% compared with the same month the previous year and the Industrial Production Index (which includes energy) decreased by 2.3% year-over-year. By large industrial sectors, energy increased by 1.8% and consumer goods by 0.7%, while capital goods decreased by 1.4% and intermediate goods by 4.2%.
Moreover, by industrial divisions the most significant decreases were registered in textile, clothing, leather and footwear industries and manufacture of transport material (both −11.0%). By contrast, pharmaceutical products (7.5%) and rubber products and plastic materials (6.5%) increased.