|Title||Regional Economic Trends in the Second Quarter of 2015|
□ In the second quarter of 2015, the Mining and Manufacturing Production Index showed an increase in Busan,
Chungbuk and Jeonnam owing to a favourable trend in 'Vessels' and 'Motor Vehicles'. In the meantime, the Mining
and Manufacturing Production Index showed a decrease in Gyeongnam, Seoul and Gyeongbuk due to a slowdown in
'Vessels' and 'Electronic Components'.
□ The Retail Sales Index of Large-Scale Retail Stores showed a rise in Jeju and Chungbuk owing to a favourable trend in
'Cosmetics' and 'Food and Beverages'. The Retail Sales Index of Large-Scale Retail Stores sㄴhowed a drop in
Jeonnam, Daejeon and Incheon due to a slowdown in 'Home Appliances', 'Food and Beverages' and
'Footwear and Luggage'.
□ The number of employed persons recorded a downward trend in Busan and Gwangju. In the meantime, the number
of employed persons showed an upward trend in Jeju and Chungnam owing to a favourable trend in 'Wholesale and
Retail Trade', 'Construction' and 'Manufacturing'.
□ In many regions, the upward trend of the Consumer Price Index slowed down. In the meantime, Chungbuk and
Jeonnam showed a drop in the Consumer Price Index.
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