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11th July 2024

ONS Construction Output in Great Britain: New Work and Repair & Maintenance Contribute to Monthly Growth

The main points: Monthly construction output is estimated to have grown by 1.9% in volume terms in May 2024; this follows a fall of 1.1% in […]
9th July 2024

BNP Paribas Real Estate Ireland Construction PMI®: Fall in Commercial, But Rise in Housing Activity

Key points: Total construction activity down amid fall in commercial work Housing activity expands amid rising new orders Input cost inflation at 14-month high The headline […]
8th July 2024

Builders are Hopeful: Construction Industry Foresees Boom

Half of construction professionals anticipate post-election growth and a greater range of projects coming their way A quarter want a green infrastructure task force and a […]
5th July 2024

‘Hear our Voice’ – UK Construction Week Invites New PM to Birmingham Show 

Organisers of UK Construction Week (UKCW), the UK’s biggest event for the built environment, have sent their congratulations to Sir Keir Starmer on last night’s General […]
4th July 2024

Record-Breaking InstallerSHOW Raises the Bar Again

ConstructUK was delighted to support InstallerSHOW once again.   The event is firmly established as the must-visit event in the industry’s exhibition calendar, InstallerSHOW has again exceeded all […]
4th July 2024

S&P Global UK Construction PMI®: Total Output Continues to Rise Despite Renewed Drop in Housing Activity

Key Findings: Commercial category leads growth Sharpest rise in employment for ten months Inflationary pressures remain muted The UK construction sector remained inside growth territory as […]
4th July 2024

HCOB Eurozone Construction PMI: Activity Falls at Sharpest Rate Since January

Key findings: Downturn in output remains broad-based New orders and employment fall at softer rates Input prices rise slightly The Eurozone Construction PMI® data from Hamburg […]
4th July 2024

HCOB France Construction PMI: Sector Activity Falls at Fastest Rate in Three Months

Key Findings: Housing and commercial construction activity levels fall rapidly Incoming new projects decrease again, as does employment Business expectations turn pessimistic France’s construction sector remained […]
4th July 2024

HCOB Italy Construction PMI: Sharpest Drop in Activity for 22 Months

Key Findings: Incoming new orders fall at quickest pace for nearly a year-and-a-half Total activity decreases solidly and for third month in a row Sharp drop […]
4th July 2024

HCOB Germany Construction PMI®: Activity Falls at Slowest Rate for 10 Months in June

Key findings: Decline in housing activity eases notably for second month running New orders post slowest fall since February 2023 Expectations, whilst still pessimistic, improve to […]
3rd July 2024

PHMI: April Turns Up the Volume (Sales Up +14.2) While Value Sales Jump +6.2%

The latest figures from the Plumbing & Heating Merchant Index (PHMI) report show total value sales for April through specialist plumbing and heating merchants were up […]
3rd July 2024

BMBI: Merchants’ April Sales Up +3.9% But Down -11.0% Like-for-Like

The latest Builders Merchant Building Index (BMBI) report, published in June, shows builders’ merchants’ value sales were up +3.9% in April compared to the same month […]

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