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Construction Output Set to Drag on GDP Growth

ONS figures published today show that construction output in November rose by 0.4% in both monthly and annual terms. However, monthly data are volatile and on a rolling three-month basis, output declined 2.0%. This was the largest fall since August 2012.

By Emma Salmon at 10 Jan 2018

Construction Products Sales Expected to Slow This Year

The UK’s £56.5 billion construction product manufacturing industry is expected to slow this year as the sector lost its pace at the end of 2017, according to the CPA’s State of Trade Survey for 2017 Q4.

By Emma Salmon at 8 Jan 2018

CPA Responds to Interim Report into the Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety

The Construction Products Association has welcomed the publication of the interim report from Dame Judith Hackitt’s Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety. Having consulted widely with the industry including the CPA, the Review team has singled out two overarching issues: the effectiveness of the regulations and regulators; and the culture across the construction industry.

By Emma Salmon at 18 Dec 2017

Construction Output Continues to Fall

ONS figures published today show that construction output in October fell by 1.7% and was 0.2% lower compared with one year earlier. New orders in Q3 rose 37.4% over the quarter and 25.5% on an annual basis.

By Emma Salmon at 8 Dec 2017

Government Confirms Sector Deal for Construction

The government has confirmed today the construction industry has secured a sector deal, through the Construction Leadership Council, as part of the Industrial Strategy. The white paper announcement includes £170 million to transform the construction sector to help create affordable places to live and work that are safer, healthier and use less energy,

By Emma Salmon at 27 Nov 2017

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For enquiries please contact: Emma Salmon emma.salmon@constructionproducts.org.uk