Commercial sector boosts construction activity in IrelandChristian Fernsby ▼ | February 12, 2020
Activity in the construction sector grew in January for the second month in a row, but the pace of growth slowed from December, a new survey shows.
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Ulster Bank said today's data suggested that the overall rise in activity was centred on a strong performance in the commercial category.
It noted that activity on commercial projects increased markedly, and at the fastest pace since February 2019.
But housing activity saw a modest reduction, while civil engineering activity decreased at the slowest pace in eight months. ■