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Contractors facing the squeeze as construction costs rise

See on Scoop.it – Beat The Cowboy Builder Construction Industry feels down side of fourth consecutive quarter of growth in activity. The construction industry has enjoyed a fourth consecutive quarter of growth for the first time in six years, but firms are continuing to face the squeeze as construction costs rise, the latest Construction Products Association (CPA) trade survey has found. The CPA survey, published today, shows that construction activity rose in Q1, with all parts of the industry reporting increased output, including [...]

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