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16 Oct 2017

Construction Industry Reliant on Infrastructure and Housebuilding to Avoid Declines in 2018

For most construction firms it will be difficult to escape the impact subdued economic growth, rising inflation and falling real wages will have on the industry over the next two years.

By Emma Salmon

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

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