Volume of building works falls ten percent Jan through July
The volume of the building works, gross series, fell ten percent over Jan 1 – July 31, compared with the same month of last year, according to a release of the National Statistics Institute.
On structure elements, registered were falls in the works of maintenance and current repairs, by 22.7 percent, at the capital works, by 18.2 percent, and at the construction works, falls at the engineering building works by 17.1 percent, and by 9.1 percent, at the non-residential works.
The volume of the construction works, at the non-residential buildings climbed by 4.6 percent.
The volume of the construction works, adjusted series, function of the number of workdays and seasonability fell by 6.3 percent.