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27 Sep 2017

CPA sets out recommendations for the construction industry to the Chancellor

Ahead of the Autumn Budget on 22 November 2017, Dr Diana Montgomery, Chief Executive of the Construction Products Association, has written to the Chancellor.

By Emma Salmon

14 Sep 2017

New Orders in Construction Fall to the Lowest in Three Years

ONS figures published today show that construction output in July fell by 0.9% and was 0.4% lower compared with one year earlier. In addition, new orders in Q2 declined 7.8% and fell 12.6% on an annual basis.

By Emma Salmon

11 Aug 2017

Political Uncertainty and Cost Rises Hit Construction Outlook

In a quarter characterised by political uncertainty, the Construction Products Association’s Construction Trade Survey shows that despite a strong Q2 the industry's supply chain are more pessimistic for the year ahead.

By Emma Salmon

7 Aug 2017

UK construction industry growth slows to lowest in six years

Growth prospects for the construction industry in 2018 have been downgraded as the UK prepares to leave the EU, according to the latest forecasts by the Construction Products Association (CPA).

By Emma Salmon

31 Jul 2017

CPA Welcomes Independent Review of Building Safety and Regulations

The Construction Products Association (CPA) has welcomed the establishment of an independent review of building safety and regulations in high-rise residential buildings by the Department of Communities and Local Government. Dame Judith Hackitt, Chair of EEF, the Manufacturers’ Organisation, has been appointed by government to commission the review in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire.

By Emma Salmon

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