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21st September 2021

Code for Construction Product Information and Guidance Published

The Code for Construction Product Information (CCPI), Code guidance and a manufacturer information pack have been launched to drive higher standards in the presentation of construction product […]
21st September 2021

BMBI for July 2021: Timber & Joinery Fuels Strong Builders’ Merchant Growth in July

The latest report from the Builders Merchant Building Index (BMBI) reveals that builders’ merchants’ July sales were 14.5% higher year-on-year, with two less trading days. Average […]
20th September 2021

Largest Builders’ Merchant Group in the South of England Formed by Merger

Grant & Stone Group and Independent Builders Merchant Group (IBMG) have announced that they have merged, creating a builders’ merchant group with 123 branches, revenues in […]
14th September 2021

Construction Products & Materials Summit – North East

As the construction industry leads the UK’s economic recovery in 2021, a shortage of key materials threatens to stall the sector’s progress. Whilst demand for key […]
13th September 2021

Construction Project Hotspots – New Report

Barbour ABI and the Construction Products Association have published the Construction Hotspots Report which looks at the levels of construction contract values awarded across the UK […]
13th September 2021

Ulster Bank Construction PMI®: Firms See Further Sharp Rises in Activity and New Orders

The Ulster Bank Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index® (PMI® ) – a seasonally adjusted index designed to track changes in total construction activity – dipped to 57.5 […]
10th September 2021

Glenigan Construction Index – End in Sight for Construction Slowdown

Contract wins offer hope against declining projects starts Glenigan, the construction industry’s leading insight and intelligence experts, releases the September edition of its Construction Index. Offering […]
10th September 2021

ONS Construction Output in Great Britain: July 2021 Output Falls Below Pre-Pandemic Levels

The main points: Construction output fell by 1.6% in volume terms in July 2021, with the level of output now below its pre-coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic February […]
6th September 2021

IHS Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI: Activity Rises at Softest Pace Since February

Key Findings: New order growth eases to five-month low All three monitored segments record softer rises in activity Second-fastest rise in input prices amid severe supply […]
6th September 2021

IHS Markit Eurozone Construction PMI: Activity Falls Further

Key Findings: Further decline in output despite renewed growth of new orders Cost burdens rise rapidly amid severe supply-chain disruption Confidence around the 12-month outlook weakens […]
6th September 2021

IHS Markit France Construction PMI: August Sees Fastest Decline in Output in Six Months

Key Findings: Business activity contracts at quicker pace New orders fall for second month running Renewed reductions in payroll numbers and input buying Construction activity in […]
6th September 2021

IHS Markit Italy Construction PMI: Sector Sees Record Rate of Growth During August

Key Findings: Total construction activity rises at unprecedented pace… … with record expansions recorded in two of three monitored sub-sectors Fastest upturn in new work since […]

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