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7 Sep 2012

Latest Construction New Orders Remain Depressed

The latest quarterly ONS figures for construction new orders released today show that new orders for construction remained at a depressed level in the second quarter of 2012, despite having risen 1.5% in the first half of 2012...

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6 Sep 2012

Cautious Welcome for Government’s Housing Sector Boost

The Construction Products Association has cautiously welcomed the Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Ministers’ announcement to boost the housing sector.

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10 Aug 2012

Construction Shrinks by Almost 10% in a Year – ONS Figures Confirm (1)

The ONS construction output figures for Q2, which have been published today, confirm that nearly every sector of construction activity, from private to public and from housing to infrastructure, has shrunk considerably over the...

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6 Aug 2012

Construction Contraction Causes Continuing Consternation

The latest Construction Trade Survey published today, shows that during the second quarter of 2012 construction suffered another sharp fall across all parts of the industry including current workloads, new orders and tender...

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25 Jul 2012

Sharp Construction Fall Causes Deepening UK Recession

Today’s GDP figures from ONS show that the UK’s recession deepened further in the second quarter of 2012, led predominantly by further sharp falls in construction activity. Whilst overall, the UK economy shrank by 0.7% between...

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