The construction and real estate reports of EMIS Insights are split into buildings and heavy construction, and the use thereof. The building sector includes residential, non-residential and industrial, while heavy construction comprises transport and utility infrastructure. The sale and use post-construction go into the real estate section, which analyses the sale and lease of properties plus indicators such as vacancy rates, rents and availability of space. The dynamics of the mortgage lending and government policies on housing and infrastructure projects are also included.
Each report contains in-depth analysis of the sector’s importance for the country’s economy, detailed statistics and infographics. The report includes executive summary, sector and subsector overviews, competitive and regulatory environment, as well as thorough company profiles of the top market players.
Construction is the fourth-largest economic sector in Colombia, accounting for 9.4% of the country’s GDP, 5% of total FDI inflow and 6.2% of formal employment in 2016. Over the period 2011-2014, the construction sector emerged as one of the ...READ MORE
Russia’s construction sector generated a gross value added (GVA) of RUB 4.7tn in 2015, accounting for 6.4% of the economy’s total GVA. The real estate, renting and business activity generated a GVA of RUB 12.5tn in 2015, accounting for 17 ...READ MORE
Thanks to policies introduced in 2016, the sector has bottomed out, reviving its growth, and continuing to offer opportunities to investors – mainly, as before, in the first-tier cities of Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou and Beijing. After the ...READ MORE
The construction market in Romania has been witnessing a rebound since 2013 after a double-digit decline in 2008-2010 because of the global economic crisis. The market growth is led by a recovery in the real estate market and increased investments in ...READ MORE
Indonesia’s construction and real estate markets are among the biggest in Asia and enjoy high growth potential for the foreseeable future. Growth drivers include the country’s vast and urbanising population in need of housing, as well as ...READ MORE
The gross value added (GVA) of South Korea’s construction sector accounted for 1.4% of the world construction GVA in 2015, and for 3.2% of that of the Asia-Pacific region’s construction industry. In 2015, the sector generated 5.1% of ...READ MORE
Construction is one of the main economic sectors of Argentina, accounting for 4.7% of the country’s GDP, 1.4% of total FDI inflows and 5.9% of formal employment in 2015. However, even this considerably underestimates the social importance of ...READ MORE
Despite suffering the lowest investment growth for the last eight years, in 2016, the real estate sector in China still offers opportunities for investment. With the policy instruments introduced in the first three months of 2016, the sector has ...READ MORE
In 2015, the GVA of real estate activities came to PLN 84.106bn, up 5.1% y/y. The sector represented 4.7% of GDP in that year. Real estate and the closely related construction sector together generated over 12% of GDP. Just over 200,000 people were ...READ MORE
The construction sector plays a key role in Thailand’s growing economic development, providing 2.8% of the country’s GDP and employing around 2.28 million people in 2015. In spite of the political instability of 2013 that led up to the ...READ MORE