Construction market trends

US | Surging construction costs and house prices impact negatively on housing starts and permits.

Europe | Home building sector recovers but commercial and civil still weak.

China | Property market slowing after authorities step up curbs in early 2021 to prevent overheating.

India | Indian economy showing signs of growth but still far from pre pandemic levels of activity.

Special topic - via Steel Australia | Winter 2021

ACT COVID-19 Surge Centre delivered in record time with pre-fab steel

In the grip of the global COVID-19 pandemic, construction company Manteena and pre-fabrication specialists Austruss delivered a world class surge centre in just 36 days.

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Seizing the decarbonisation opportunity in construction

As one of the world’s biggest economic ecosystems, the construction industry has a major part to play in achieving global sustainability goals.

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