A 7.8% drop in construction this year is anticipated

This year a 7.8% drop in construction activity is projected due to the economic crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The data of the General Index of Economic Activity (IGAE) accumulated until April already show the effects of the quarantine and a fall of the global index of the whole economy of 5.6% observed in comparison with the same period in 2019. According to this, construction activity drop by 19.16%.

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