This month's issue of Economic & Construction Market Review from Barbour ABI

December 2017 issue


35% increase in construction activity compared to the same time last year.

The latest figures from the ONS indicate the construction sector in the UK declined by 1.7% in October compared to September. Comparing output levels in the three months to… find out more by downloading the latest edition of the Economic & Construction Market Review.

ECMR cover image

Download the report

Click here


Other headlines this month


Construction contracts reached a total of £7.1 billion - the highest monthly figure for more than two years


Hotel development 1-5 Belgravia Place valued at £500 million was the largest project by value in October


Private housing continued to dominate the residential sector with 78% of the value in October, greatly helped by a £150 million development in Manchester propelled the North West to lead all regions.


Additional information

Our refreshed report includes detailed information on the economic climate and its effects on the construction industry, graphs with the UK’s hottest locations for construction contracts, as well as the types of projects with the most amount of contracts.

We also take a closer look at each of the key sectors in construction and include the top 10 biggest projects by value and the top 10 clients, architects and contractors for the past month.


Promotion this month – £150 off

  AMA Research logo

Are you interested in the education construction market?

A new report on the UK Education Construction market has just been published by AMA Research. The report reviews construction activity and capital building programmes in the primary, secondary and higher education sectors against a backdrop of constrained Government funding, and provides a review of leading developer and contractors within the sector. Learn more now and get £150 off by entering the following promotional code at the checkout: bld54.17.ABI


Brought to you by… Barbour ABI logo

Facebook Instagram Twitter Google+ LinkedIn YouTube
  UBM logo

© Barbour ABI 2018

Hinderton Point, Lloyd Drive, Cheshire Oaks, Cheshire, CH65 9HQ
T: 0151 353 3500   F: 0151 353 3637   E:

Place of registration: England and Wales Company Number 370721.
Registered office: 240 Blackfriars Road, London, SE1 8BF

Barbour ABI logo

View online  Ι  Add to safe senders  Ι  Unsubscribe