Spanish construction sector output falls 24% in September

Spanish construction sector output in September fell by 24% compared to the same month last year, the biggest fall of all the EU countries analysed by Eurostat – the EU’s statistics office.

On a monthly basis, construction activity fell 7.8% in September compared to August, the second biggest fall in the EU after the UK, where activity plunged by 8.5% in a month.

In the EU as a whole, construction activity fell by 3.1% in September, and by 3.8% in the Euro Zone.

Leave a Reply

Profile photo of Mark Stücklin

About Mark Stücklin

Mark Stücklin is a Barcelona-based property market analyst and consultant, and author of the 'Spanish Property Doctor' column in the Sunday Times (2005 - 2008). He can be reached by email on