For 10 months of 2017 Ukrainian enterprises performed construction work amounting to 73.5 billion, the index of construction products in relation to the same period last year amounted to is 123.4%. This was announced by Deputy Minister of regional development Lev Partskhaladze, the press service of the Ministry.
“According to the state statistics for 10 months of this year, the company has already completed more than 70 billion UAH. The volume of construction increased by 23% compared to the same period last year. It’s not just about the cost of construction and installation works for new construction, it is also reconstruction, restoration, repair of buildings, technical re-equipment of enterprises. Throughout 2017, the observed positive dynamics, which we believe will be saved at the end of the year,” he said.
At the end of the reporting period, the index of civil engineering structures amounted to 128%, buildings – 119,4%.
In terms of regions, the largest increase in 10 months showed Kirovohrad (Republic of Uzbekistan 146.3%), Odessa (138,9%), Dnipropetrovsk (128,5%), Zaporizhzhya (128,3%), Kharkiv (to 127.2%) and Kiev (133,1%).
New construction, reconstruction and technical re-equipment accounted for 75.4 per cent of the total volume of construction works, overhaul and repair is 14.7% and 9.9%, respectively.
Recall that in January-September, 2017 Ukraine commissioned 6889,3 thousand square meters of housing area. This is 21.4% more compared to the same period last year.