BMI View: We had forecast Finland's construction sector to see its third consecutive year of decline in
2014, contracting by a sharper-than-expected 3.6%, a figure confirmed by the national statistics agency in
March. We had previously expected another year of contrac ..."
BMI View: We have downgraded our forecast for Norway's construction sector growth in 2015 to 2.0%
from 4.9% in last quarter's report. We've also lowered our 10-year outlook to average 2.1% from a
previous forecast of 3.2% annually. We have made these changes due to wh ..."
BMI View: The outlook for Romania's construction sector over the coming five years is more positive than
the previous; we now forecast real growth of 3.9% y-o-y in 2015, followed by 4.2% in 2016. The
acceleration in growth comes on the back of a more expansionary gove ..."
BMI View: After strong growth of 11.5% in 2014, we expect to see lower but still healthy growth of 6.8% in
2015, slightly up on the previous quarter's 6.3%, as the sector continues to benefit from a robust residential
infrastructure market, healthy fixed investment an ..."
Excavators are used in construction activities to dig and scoop materials from land. The equipment primarily comprise a bucket that is attached to a boom, and a rotating platform that is usually mounted on crawlers or wheels. Excavators have many utilities in activities, such ..."
Croatia's construction industry has suffered a dramatic decline since the global financial crisis. In real terms, the Croatian construction industry's output contracted by 6.1% in 2014, following an average annual decline of 10.0% over the pre ..."
The construction market in Poland is expanding rapidly a result of increased investments in various infrastructures such as transport and commercial properties. The construction outlook of Poland looks promising ahead of EU structural funds 2014-2020. Massive investments are b ..."
The construction market in Romania has been witnessing a positive rebound since 2013 after a double digit growth decline in 2008-2010 because of the global economic crisis. The market growth is led by resurgence in the real estate market and increased investments in the infras ..."
Earthmoving equipment is heavy equipment used in the construction industry for moving large amounts of earth, digging building foundations, and landscaping. Earthmoving equipment include excavators, loaders, and construction tractors. The earthmoving equipment market is a majo ..."
BMI View: Our outlook for the French infrastructure sector remains subdued in 2015. A weak domestic
economic environment and ongoing policy and regulatory uncertainty are undermining investor confidence
and we expect to see limited gains in terms of fixed capital form ..."