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.

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Mark Stücklin is a Barcelona-based Spanish property market analyst, and author of the 'Spanish Property Doctor' column in the Sunday Times (2005 - 2008). He can be reached by email on All articles published in good faith as a general guide but no substitute for professional advice. Please read the SPI disclaimer

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