Spain's manufacturing growth moderates in JulyStaff Writer | August 1, 2017
Spain's manufacturing activity grew at a slower pace in July, survey data from IHS Markit showed Tuesday.
Europe Survey data from IHS Markit
A reading above 50 indicates expansion. Nonetheless, the score suggested the weakest improvement since March.
Manufacturing firms raised employment at the fastest pace in over 19 years during July. This was despite slower increases in both output and new orders.
Meanwhile, the recent run of easing inflationary pressures came to an end, with faster increases in both input costs and output prices. ■