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11 Feb 2019

Construction Ended 2018 with a Mixed Performance

The construction industry experienced a mixed quarter for sales, output and new orders in the final three months of 2018, according to a quarterly survey of the supply chain’s product manufacturers, contractors, civil engineers and SME builders by the Construction Products Association.

By Emma Salmon

25 Jan 2019

Combined Action Needed to Tackle Severe Skills Shortages

Leading construction bodies have called for united action between industry and Government to address skills pinch-points.

By Emma Salmon

24 Jan 2019

UK Construction Manufacturers expect rise in production in 2019

The construction products manufacturing sector ended 2018 with a stronger performance than it started with, as manufacturers reported a broad increase in product sales and continued optimism for the industry as it looks ahead to an uncertain 2019.

By Emma Salmon

21 Jan 2019

UK Construction Growth Downgraded Again as Uncertainty Intensifies

The outlook for the UK’s construction industry has been downgraded, with growth prospects diverging by sector and Brexit-related uncertainty intensifying, according to the Construction Products Association’s latest forecasts. Uncertainty around the UK's withdrawal from the EU has persisted since the previous forecasts and estimates for growth are now weaker than before.

By Administrator

20 Dec 2018

Construction Products Association Responds to Government’s Building a safer future: an implementation plan

The Government has announced a promise to introduce a stronger and more affective regulatory system for building safety. This includes tougher sanctions for those who disregard residents’ safety, more rigorous standards and guidance for those undertaking building work, and a stronger voice for residents.

By Emma Salmon

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