IHS Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI® : Construction activity rises at softest pace since February


New order growth eases to five-month low
All three monitored segments record softer rises in activity
Second-fastest rise in input prices amid severe supply chain disruption


UK construction companies signalled a further increase in output volumes during August, however the pace of growtheased notably from the previous surveyperiod. There were softer expansions across housebuilding, commercial work and civil engineering activity as well as in new order growth. Moreover, companies widely noted sustained, and severe, supply chain disruption in August, which contributed to an accelerated rise in input prices, and one that was the second sharpest in the history of the survey …

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