Market Reports & Surveys

27th September 2022

Underfloor Heating Market Report UK 2022-2026: New Report from AMA Research

The 11th edition of the ‘Underfloor Heating Market Report UK 2022-2026’ has been published by AMA Research. Underfloor heating is one of the fastest-growing sectors of […]
26th September 2022

BMBI for July 2022: Flat Merchants’ Sales with Volumes Down -12.8% and Inflation Rising +15.0%

The latest Builders Merchant Building Index (BMBI) report reveals that builders’ merchants’ value sales were virtually flat (+0.2%) in July 2022 compared to the same month […]
12th September 2022

BNP Paribas Real Estate Ireland Construction PMI®: Further Steep Contraction in New Orders

Key points: New orders fall sharply, but rate of decline in activity softens Slight rise in employment Rate of input cost inflation slows further Irish construction […]
12th September 2022

ONS Construction Output in Great Britain: Second Consecutive Monthly Fall in July 2022

The main points: Following the 1.4% decrease in June 2022, monthly construction output decreased 0.8% in volume terms in July 2022; this is the second consecutive […]
9th September 2022

Builders Conference Build UK: Bounce Back in Construction Activity

The latest information from Builders’ Conference shows that construction activity was surprisingly buoyant in August after a tough few months. Both the number and value of […]
6th September 2022

Glenigan Construction Index – Project Starts Fall Sharply as Recession Nears

Underlying work commencing on-site falls 35% against the preceding three months to August, 30% lower than a year ago. Residential project-starts plummet 38% on the preceding […]
6th September 2022

S&P Global / CIPS UK Construction PMI®: New Order Growth Slows to Weakest Since June 2020

Key Findings: Activity down for second month running Softer rises in new orders and employment Supply-chain disruption and inflationary pressures ease Construction activity in the UK […]
6th September 2022

S&P Global Eurozone Construction PMI: Activity Falls at Fastest Pace Since January 2021

Key Findings: Downturn extends to fourth month and gathers momentum Steepest drop in new work since May 2020 Input cost inflation remains elevated, but below recent […]
6th September 2022

S&P Global France Construction PMI: Activity Continues to Fall as New Orders Decline at Sharpest Rate in 18 Months

Key Findings: Volumes of new work fall at sharpest rate in a year-and-a-half Cost pressures remain elevated as supply issues persist Confidence sinks to lowest level […]
6th September 2022

S&P Global Italy Construction PMI: Activity Declines Steeply in August

Key Findings: Back-to-back drops in construction activity Steepest fall in new orders since April 2020 Further pessimism towards outlook The Italian construction sector sank further into […]
6th September 2022

S&P Global Germany Construction PMI: Activity Falls at Fastest Rate for a Year-and-a-Half in August

Key Findings: Commercial segment leads broad-based decline in activity Expectations tick up but remain low as new orders extend fall Cost and supply-chain pressures continue to […]
30th August 2022

Glenigan Construction Review – Project Starts Fall as Construction Costs Rise Sharply

18% decrease in detailed planning approvals compared with a year ago 9% decline in main contract awards against the previous year 18% fall in project-starts against […]