Greek News Economy Building Activity in Greece Drops

Building Activity in Greece Drops

A6F8CDFCC81DEE3788209F6AA02719252013 started with a significant fall by 28.1 percent in the construction industry in Greece.
The number of building permits decreased by 35.6 percent and it is rather possible that the fall will continue in the coming months. Things will get worse in the next semester if the guiding values rise in a number of regions in the country.
Regarding the construction activity in Greece, the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) published the following information: in January 1,406 building permits were issued. These permits correspond to 255.1 thousand m2 and to 1,021.9 thousand m3.  The decrease percentage in permits was 35.6 percent which makes 31.3 less construction in surface and 28.1 less construction in volume, compared to January of 2012.

Related Posts

Young Boy Dies in Fire at Greek Migrant Camp

A seven-year-old boy died after a fire broke out at a migrant camp in Thebes, northwest of Athens, late on Tuesday. The child's nationality was not released.

Coronavirus: Greece Surpasses 850,000 Vaccinations, 1630 New Cases Saturday

Greece has now surpassed 850,000 Coronavirus vaccinations, while another 50 vaccination centers will be added to the current 750.

Turkey Announces Massive Military Exercise in the Aegean

Turkey announced on Monday that it will conduct a large-scale naval exercises in the Mediterranean and the Aegean Sea between February 25 and March 7.