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Latest Australia analysis
- Apr 30 2019
Engineering Construction in Australia 2019 - 2033 April Update
The ongoing completion of LNG projects in WA and NT resulted in headline engineering construction work done falling year-on-year in the December quarter, 2018. But this result hides generally increas...
- Apr 26 2019
Contribution from tourism slowing but still positive
The tourism sector has grown robustly over the past five years, benefitting from the positive upturn in global growth momentum and the depreciation of the AUD. As international travel has become more...
- Apr 23 2019
China: Building and Construction in China 2019-2023: April 2019 Update
Additional property curbing measures and heavily indebted developers has resulted in a slowdown in construction activity over recent quarters. We expect a decline in floor area comple...
- Apr 18 2019
Vietnam: Building and Construction in Vietnam 2019-2023: April 2019 Update
Construction sector activity will remain positive over the outlook period, backed by solid GDP growth averaging around 6.2% pa over the five years to 2023. Longer term demand for real estate r...
- Apr 18 2019
Global credit indicators point to gradual recovery
Our indicators of global credit conditions point to world growth remaining modest but recovering gradually in the coming quarters. The 'credit impulse' indicator we use to measure changes in the flow...
- Apr 17 2019
- Apr 17 2019
Taiwan: Building and Construction in Taiwan 2019-2023: April 2019 Update
The profile for construction sector growth over the next five years is broadly flat, with an increase in residential construction set to offset a decline in work done in the non-residential sector...
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Latest Global Analysis
- May 15 2019
Global: Secular stagnation worries as relevant as ever
Although we still do not expect the existing global slowdown to morph into something significantly nastier, the deceleration since 2017 confirms our view that the global economy will likely struggle t...
- May 09 2019
Global Risk Survey: Trade policy risks dominate
Business gloom about global economic prospects had started to abate prior to this week’s escalation in trade tensions, based on our latest survey of risk perceptions. The reported balance of risks in...
- May 09 2019
Fading fiscal impulse to constrain global growth
The current lack of planned fiscal stimulus is one reason why we remain cautious about global growth prospects. We see global GDP growth slowing to 2.8% in 2020 – the slowest pace of growth since 2016...
- May 08 2019
Evaporating cross-border flows point to risk of yield spikes
Structural changes in global bond markets are leading to tighter conditions, with cross-border flows drying up. Although we may see a slight uptick in foreign buying as last year’s market volatility s...
- May 07 2019
Advanced economies' neutral rates likely to stay low
Deconstructing the Laubach-Williams estimates of the neutral interest rates for the four major economies – the US, UK, eurozone and Japan – points to falling trend growth and flattening Philips curves...
Engineering Construction in Australia provides the best analysis, insights and forecasts of Australia’s dynamic civil construction market across transport (roads, bridges, railways, harbours), utilities (water, sewerage, electricity, telecommunications), recreation, pipelines and mining and heavy industry construction. Updated quarterly, including an extensive databank, detailed forecasts and project lists.
Report contains a three year forecast outlook for median house and unit prices for Australia’s state and territory capital cities and selected regional centres. Analysis and forecasts of key drivers, including economic indicators, migration, population growth and underlying demand and supply are also included.