Construction Price Index - 3rd Quarter 2019​
1.         The publication presents a new series of monthly Construction Pr​ice Indices for the period October 2018 to September 2019 with first quarter 2018 as base period.
2.         The Construction Price Index went up by 1.0% from 101.6 in the second quarter to 102.6 in the third quarter of 2019, due to an increase in the “Materials” sub-index (1.4%) following price increases of:
(i)       block in July (26.2%);
(ii)     premixed concrete in July (1.1%) and August (0.7%);
(iii)   timber carpentry in July (0.5%);
(iv)   tiles and granite in July (0.7%);
(v)     paint in July (1.9%) and August ​(1.5%);
(vi)   laminated flooring in September (0.9%).

October 2019