BMI View: The Bulgarian construction industry is expected to contract 1.7% y-o-y in 2016. Infrastructure
construction will be the largest market in the country's construction industry, expanding 2.8% y-o-y in 2016
and accounting for 59.0% of its total value. The devel ..."
BMI View: The construction industry in Ukraine continues to face an unsettled outlook. While the
country has a substantial infrastructure deficit, which has been exacerbated by the ongoing conflict in the
east, the lack of public spending capacity and significant risk ..."
Construction activity in Croatia was weak during the review period (2011-2015) following the economic recession, which resulted in a deteriorating business environment. Poor investor confidence reduced construction activity in the country. Con ..."
The Dutch construction industry's forecast-period (2016-2020) outlook is better than its review-period performance, with average annual growth in real terms set to accelerate from -0.26% during the review period (2011-2015) to 4.33% over the f ..."
BMI View: Currently, there is an attempt for rebuilding Hungary's construction sector. An increase in new
homes built and in the number of building permits issued in H116 has led to a boom in construction
sentiment following the 25.3% decline y-o-y in the volume of co ..."
There is still a great deal of uncertainty on the full implications of the UK's exit from the European Union (EU) on the construction industry, but the view of Timetric's Construction Intelligence Center (CIC) is that there are major downside ..."
BMI View: The construction industry should return to growth in 2016, with 0.80% real growth after years
of strong contraction. Nevertheless, growth will remain weak over the next few years as a weak domestic
economic environment and ongoing policy and regulatory uncer ..."
BMI View: Norway's construction sector is supported by a solid major project pipeline, government
commitment to infrastructure spending and a strong investment environment. However, a long-term picture
of slowing hydrocarbons revenues and a transitioning economy will ..."
BMI View: A booming housing market, a strong major project pipeline, especially in rail transport and
social infrastructure, backed by committed government spending make Sweden an attractive investment
destination. Yet risks abound: the housing market is overheating, ..."
Italy's construction industry has undergone a dramatic decline since 2008. In real terms, the Italian construction industry's output contracted by 27.3% between 2008 and 2015. The decline can be attributed to the country's high unemployment ra ..."