FBoS Release No: 16, 2018

23rd March, 2018


The Quarterly Construction Survey covers work carried out by all registered Private Building and Civil Works Contractors for both the private and the General Government. It provides us with a short-term indicator of the sectors performance.

 

Key FactsConDec17a

  • Total estimated value of work put-in-place was $140.3 million for the December quarter of 2017.
  • Total value of work put-in-place increased by 3.3 percent ($4.4 million) when compared to the September quarter of 2017.
  • Total value of work put in place increased by 5.2 percent ($7.0 million) when compared to the December quarter of 2016.

 

 

 

 

Value of Work Done for Private Sector and General Government

 

ConDec17b

From the total estimated value of $140.3 million, for work done in the December quarter of 2017:

  • 66.1 percent was in the Private Sector;
  • Total value of work done attributed to the Private Sector was up by 2.7 percent ($2.4 million) when compared to the September quarter of 2017 and 14.3 percent ($11.6 million) when compared to the December quarter of 2016 respectively.
  • 33.9 percent was in the General Government;
  • Total value of work done for General Government was up by 4.4 percent ($2.0   million) when compared to the September quarter 2017 but decline by 8.8 percent ($4.6 million) when December quarter of 2016.

 

 

 

Value of Work Done for New Building, Current Repairs and Maintenance and Civil Engineering

ConDec17c

From the total estimated value of $140.3 million, for work done in the December quarter of 2017:

  • New Buildings and Capital Repairs accounted for 52.1 percent;
  • Total value of New Buildings and Capital Repairs was up by 2.3 percent ($1.6 million) when compared to the September quarter of 2017 and 9.9 percent ($6.6 million) when compared to the December quarter of 2016 respectively.

 

 

 

 

  • Current Repairs and Maintenance accounted for 7.7 percent;
  • Total value of Current Repairs and Maintenance was up by 7.6 percent ($0.7 million) compared to September quarter of 2017 and 6.7 percent ($0.6 million) when compared to December quarter of 2016 respectively.
  • Civil Engineering Works accounted for 40.2 percent;
  • Total value of Civil Engineering Works was up by 3.7 percent ($2.0 million) compared to September quarter of 2017 but decline by 0.5 percent ($0.3 million) when compared to December quarter of 2016.

 

Annual

ConDec17d

  • Total estimate value of work put-in-place was $540.4 million in 2017.
  • Compared to 2016, the total value put-in- place was up by 5.2 percent ($26.5 million).

 

 

 

 

 

ConDec17e

  • Total value of New Buildings and Capital Repairs was up by 11.7 percent ($29.4 million) compared to 2016.

 

 

 

 

 

 

ConDec17f

Total Current Repairs and Maintenance was up by 7.2 percent ($2.6 million) when compared to 2016.

 

 

 

 

 

 ConDec17g

  • Total Civil Engineering Works declined by 2.4 percent ($5.5 million) when compared to 2016.

 

 

 

 

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For further enquiries please contact Mr. Antonio Sokomuri on email or telephone 331 5822 (ext. 386 245) or direct line 323 0842.

Construction Survey for March quarter of 2018 will be released in June 2018.

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