Builders Merchant Building Index has been featured in the latest Monthly Construction Update from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.
Total Builders Merchants value sales to builders and contractors in May 2019 were flat (+0.0%) compared with the same period in 2018, say the BMBI.
BMBI has reported a strong start to the year with Total Builders’ Merchants value sales to builders and contractors up 5.9% compared with Q1 2018.
Total Builders Merchant value sales in February 2019 were up 4.1% compared with February 2018, BMBI stats show – and up 8.2% compared with the same month in 2017.
Total Builders Merchants value sales to builders and contractors in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 3.1% compared with Q4 2017, say the BMBI.
BMBI reports that total Builders Merchants value sales in November 2018 were up 0.8% compared with November 2017 but 7% lower than October.
Total Builders Merchants value sales to roofers, builders and contractors in October 2018 were the highest of any month since the start of BMBI data in July 2014.
The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) recently hosted the Builders Merchant Building Index’s (BMBI) third annual Round Table debate at its offices in Coventry.
Total builders’ merchant value sales to builders and contractors were up 4.2% in the third quarter compared with Q3 2017, BMBI statistics show.
BMBI has announced this week that Merchants’ August sales were significantly boosted by Timber & Joinery, and Landscaping.