Construction Products Association



Construction bodies lobby Treasury over reverse VAT charges

Fifteen UK construction bodies have written to the UK Government to share serious concerns regarding ...

Published 9 August 2019

Major trade bodies warn against Brexit ‘cliff edge’ for EU construction workers

The construction sector has come together to warn the UK government of the dangers of the industry f ...

Published 29 November 2017

Rising costs means mixed start to 2017 for construction industry

SME builders, civil engineering firms, product manufacturers and specialist contractors have all rep ...

Published 8 May 2017

Pessimism dominates construction outlook despite 13th consecutive quarter of growth

A thirteenth consecutive quarter increase in the sale of construction products has did little to qua ...

Published 8 July 2016

Construction Products Association chairman reveals three strategic objectives

Construction Products Association chairman John Sinfield used the CPA’s annual Spring Lunch yest ...

Published 20 April 2016

Construction sector growth continues but skills concerns remain

Activity in the UK construction sector rose for the eleventh consecutive quarter in Q4 led by growth ...

Published 17 February 2016

Report signals continued signs of UK construction growth but risks intensify

Growth estimates for the UK construction industry have been downgraded because of slower economic ...

Published 8 February 2016

Construction enjoys ninth straight quarter of growth

The UK construction industry has enjoyed its ninth straight quarter of growth although skills shorta ...

Published 10 August 2015

Construction industry positive despite drop in output statistics

Figures from the construction industry have remained upbeat regarding the sector’s future despit ...

Published 15 June 2015

UK construction sector rebounds in March

Britain’s construction sector bounced back in March, suggesting that the sector is reviving after ...

Published 19 May 2015

Construction industry reports eighth straight quarter of growth

Firms across the construction industry reported an eighth consecutive quarter of growth in activit ...

Published 13 May 2015

Construction output set for 18 per cent jump in three years

Construction output is forecast to increase 5.3 per cent in 2015 and 17.8 per cent by 2018 accordi ...

Published 2 February 2015

Report calls for new ways to encourage investment in UK manufacturing

The UK Government can work better with industry to develop policies that give greater certainty an ...

Published 13 November 2014

Construction recovery continues into third quarter

Construction activity has risen for a sixth straight quarter in the UK, new research shows, but ma ...

Published 10 November 2014

Construction to grow 23 per cent over next two years, Construction Products Association predicts

The construction industry will grow 23 per cent by the end of 2018 and contribute £12 billion to ...

Published 20 October 2014