CEO Comité Européen de l‘Outillage 
European Tool Committee 
Europäisches Werkzeugkomittee

Production in construction up by 0.3% in euro area

In July 2018 compared with June 2018, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector increased by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.4% in the EU28.

In June 2018, production in construction grew by 0.7% in the euro area and by 1.0% in the EU28.

In July 2018 compared with July 2017, production in construction increased by 2.6% in the euro area and by 3.9% in the EU28.

 

 

Monthly comparison – production in construction July 2018, compared with June 2018

  • Increase of 0.3% in the euro area due to building construction rising by 1.9%, while civil engineering fell by 4.4%.
  • In the EU28, increase of 0.4% is due to building construction rising by 1.7%, while civil engineering fell by 3.9%.
  • Highest increases: Slovenia (+7.0%), Hungary (+4.6%) and Slovakia (+3.8%).
  • Largest decreases: Romania (-9.1%), France (-1.8%) and Poland (-1.0%).

 

Annual comparison – production in construction July 2018, compared with July 2017

  • Increase of 2.6% in the euro area due to building construction rising by 4.0%, while civil engineering fell by 1.6%.
  • In the EU28, increase of 3.9% is due to building construction rising by 4.3% and civil engineering by 2.1%.
  • Highest increases: Hungary (+38.0%), Slovenia (+26.3%) and Poland (+16.6%).
  • Decreases: Romania (-17.4%) and Spain (-4.1%).

 

 

Further information:

Production in construction July 2018

 

Source: Eurostat, https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/home

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