Construction output

Worrying news for the construction industry as output falls

Construction output in the UK unexpectedly dipped in July, reversing a bounce seen in June, after the biggest annual fall in house-building in more than two years.

UK construction output returns to growth in June

British construction output returned to moderate growth in June, recovering from a slowdown seen in April and May, official data showed on Friday.

UK construction output bounces back as house building rises

British construction output bounced back in March, offering signs that the sector might be ending a period of weakness, as private-sector house-building rose for the first time in six months.

Northern Ireland sees public sector construction work fall in 2015

Northern Ireland’s construction sector saw an overall increase in activity in the first quarter of 2015 but there was a substantial fall in the amount of public sector work being done, according to the latest RICS and Tughans Construction Market Survey.

Construction output stalls

The construction sector shrank in February, suggesting overall economic growth slowed in the first quarter OF 2015.

Sharpest expansion of construction activity for four months

UK construction companies indicated a further acceleration in output growth during February, driven by the fastest increase in new orders since October 2014.

UK construction output weakens, but industry remains optimistic

Construction lost further momentum in November, official figures show today.

No growth in July's construction output

There was estimated to be no growth in the seasonally adjusted estimate of construction output in July 2014 when compared with June 2014.

UK construction growth strongest in seven months

Construction output in Britain grew at its fastest pace in seven months in August, boosting job creation but also putting strain on suppliers, industry data shows.

Construction shows robust growth in June

Data released by the Office for National Statistics showed that construction output in the UK increased by 5.3% in June compared to the same month a year ago.

Construction output falls in May

The latest ONS construction statistics show output in the construction industry was estimated to have fallen by 1.1% for the month of May 2014, compared with April 2014, after increasing by 1.2% in April.

Construction growth slows, but positive signs ahead

Construction activity slowed in the three months to July, but new figures from data providers Glenigan suggest the industry will continue to play its part in fuelling the UK economic upturn.

Labour and materials shortages cause drop in construction output

Shortages of skilled staff and materials are likely to have contributed to an unexpected drop in construction activity in May, according to construction and property consultancy, Tuffin Ferraby Taylor (TFT).

Construction output just keeps on rising

Seasonally adjusted construction output in April 2014 rose by 1.2% (£113 million) when compared with March.

Output up 0.6% in first quarter

UK construction output rose by 0.6% or £180m in the first quarter compared with the final quarter of last year, although the overall figure for March was slightly down on February, ONS figures suggest.

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