Seasonally adjusted production in the Eurozone’s construction sector has increased by 0.2% in the euro area and by 0.6% in the European Union between May and June, according to the first estimates from Eurostat, Brussels’ statistical office.

In May, output in the construction sector increased by 0.3% in the Eurozone and by 1.2% across the whole of the 28 Member States of the European Union. Production in the construction sector increased by 2.6% in the Eurozone and 2.7% in the EU28 between June 2017 and June of this year.