According to the Statistical Service, an annual increase, of almost 15%, was recorded in the prices of construction materials in September 2021.
More specific, the Price Index of Construction Materials reached 115.78 points (based on 2015 = 100), recording an increase of 0.51% compared to the previous month.
Compared to the corresponding period of the previous year, the index recorded an increase of 14.92%.
The main product categories and their respective increases are:
- Metal products (30.64%)
- wood products, insulation, chemicals and plastics (15.71%)
- Electromechanical items (11.37%), minerals (2.21 %)
- Mineral products (1.50%).