The crisis of the coronavirus has provoked a decrease in the economy although the construction sector forecasts, in its most optimistic estimations, that in 2021 this decrease will stop and consumption of materials will remain stable.
The Spanish construction companies working in the English market have to be prepared to face this new phase, in which there will be many changes in the legislation concerning public tenders and bids. The companies that work in exporting building materials and workers from the sector may also be affected
Exportation of construction material in the first quarter of the year increased 1.55% compared to 2018.
Manufacturers of construction products exported, during the first quarter of the year, materials amounting to 8,263 M€, 1.55% more than in 2018, with a commercial balance of more than 1,700 M€. These figures represent 8.6% of the total exportation of the Spanish economy
The company KPMG and the CEOE have published, every year since 2009, the Perspectives Spain Report, which includes, from a survey, the principal opinions of business owners and managers on the economic situation of the country.