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Weekly Notes - 15 February 2019

The construction industry experienced a mixed quarter for sales, output and new orders in the final quarter of 2018, according to our quarterly trade survey. Sales of construction products rose according to 55% for heavy side manufacturers and 21% of light side manufacturers, whilst 25% of SME builders reported an increase in workloads.

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Weekly Notes - 8 February 2019

The CPA was asked by government and the Construction Leadership Council to produce two briefing notes about our industry’s contingency planning for Brexit:

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Weekly Notes - 1 February 2019

The CPA supported the Brexit Contingency Planning Conference this week, hosted by the Construction Leadership Council and attended by 100 senior executives from across the UK construction industry.

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Weekly Notes - 18 January 2019

Professor Noble Francis, CPA Economics Director, and Professor Stephen Gruneberg of The Bartlett at UCL have published a new book - The Economics of Construction –  which presents an analysis of how construction markets operate, how firms collaborate on projects, and how their business models work.

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Weekly Notes - 4 January 2019

Nine of the UK’s leading trade and representative bodies from the construction supply chain, including the CPA, are working together on a joint research project to identify those occupations where it is hardest to recruit employees.

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