Hungarian construction output up 18.5% in October
Output in Hungaryʼs construction sector increased 18.5 percent y-o-y in October, according to the Central Statistical Office (KSH). Output in the building segment increased 15.7 percent, driven mainly by the construction of stores, factories and homes. Civil engineering output was up 21.9 percent, supported by road, railway and utility projects. In a month-on-month comparison, construction output rose 0.5 percent, adjusted for seasonal and workday effects, according to KSH data.