Polish construction has accelerated. “Compared to August 2023, an increase in production was observed in all construction sectors,” informs the Central Statistical Office. There is a lot of traffic not only in the construction of apartment blocks, but also in the construction of roads.
Construction and assembly production in September 2023 increased by 11.5%. year to year, and on a monthly basis 11.4 percent. – reported the Central Statistical Office. In 2022, the annual growth was only 0.2%.
Central Statistical Office: big growth in the construction industry
The Central Statistical Office data concerns orders completed in Poland by construction companies employing more than 9 people in September 2023. A more detailed breakdown shows that an increase in production was recorded by companies specializing in the construction of civil engineering facilities – by 17.9%, carrying out work specialized construction – by 10.0 percent and those engaged in the construction of buildings – by 3.9%.
“Compared to August 2023, an increase in production was observed in all construction sectors. In companies specializing in the construction of civil engineering facilities – by 13.6 percent, and those involved in the construction of buildings – by 10.0 percent. and those performing specialized construction work – by 9.0%. – we read in the announcement of the Central Statistical Office.
A lot is happening not only on the sites of developers, who have accelerated their investments thanks to government subsidies for loans. The pre-election period was also conducive to accelerating the construction of roads, viaducts and bridges, because the completion of the work gave politicians the opportunity to symbolically cut the ribbon and emphasize how much they were doing for the local community.
Number of permits in September 2023
“Rzeczpospolita” reports that 16,300 construction permits were issued in September. premises – the most since June last year “Within nine months, developers received the green light to build 114.8 thousand. premises, by 29 percent less than a year earlier. Let us recall that in the first half of last year the activity of companies in this field was intensified – the industry tried to obtain the permit before July 1, i.e. the deadline for amending the so-called development act,” we read in the daily.