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Latest Forecasts

Construction Outlook: July 2018

The latest ONS data show the volume of GB construction output rising by close to 6% in 2017. With this rise industry output is 27% above that in 2012. Private housing and commercial building have been the principal growth drivers since 2012, although the outlook for these markets is one of change. Weak business confidence … Read More

Construction Regions: May 2018

Hewes & Associates’ latest regional construction forecast provides new work output forecasts (public & private housing, infrastructure, public non-housing, industrial, commercial) and repair & maintenance output forecasts (housing, public non-housing, private non-housing, infrastructure) for all 11 regions of Great Britain, covering the years 2018 – 2020.  Macro-economic forecasts for each region are also included, as … Read More

Construction Outlook: April 2018

The latest ONS data show the volume of GB construction output rising by close to 5% in 2017.  This marks four years of strong growth, with output now 25% above that in 2012. In broad terms private housing and commercial building have driven workloads since 2012, although the outlook for these markets is now unsettled.  … Read More

Construction Outlook: January 2018

Our latest GB construction forecasts outline a weaker industry performance over the years 2018 and 2019.  The volume of output is forecast to decline in both years, but growth is forecast for 2020. Unsettled business confidence, alongside frailty in consumer finances, is currently affecting the commercial and residential property markets, which combined with public sector … Read More

Construction Regions: November 2017

Hewes & Associates’ latest regional construction forecast provides new work output forecasts (public & private housing, infrastructure, public non-housing, industrial, commercial) and repair & maintenance output forecasts (housing, public non-housing, private non-housing, infrastructure) for all 11 regions of Great Britain, covering the years 2017 – 2019.  Macro-economic forecasts for each region are also included, as … Read More

Construction Outlook: October 2017

Our latest forecasts take account of revised and rebased (to 2015 prices) construction output data. The data show the volume of output rising by almost 5% during the twelve months to June 2017 – up from 3.8% six months earlier. Less encouragingly, the volume of new orders declined by 1.2% over the twelve months to … Read More

Construction Outlook: July 2017

The most recent data show the volume of GB construction output falling in both April and May of 2017.  These declines helped reduce annual growth to 2.2%, from 3% a year earlier. A weakening in business and consumer confidence is affecting both the commercial and residential property markets, which combined with public sector austerity suggests … Read More

Construction Regions: May 2017

Hewes & Associates’ latest regional construction forecast provides new work output forecasts (public & private housing, infrastructure, public non-housing, industrial, commercial) and repair & maintenance output forecasts (housing, public non-housing, private non-housing, infrastructure) for all 11 regions of Great Britain, covering the years 2017 – 2019.  Macro-economic forecasts for each region are also included, as … Read More