Turnover index in Turkey's construction sector dropped 19 percent in the first quarter of 2010 when compared to the same period of 2009.
Turkey's statistics authority, TurkStat, stated on Tuesday that turnover index in building construction dropped by 13.2 percent from 89 percent to 77.3 percent while civil engineering decreased by 28.8 percent to 60.6 percent in the mentioned period.
Three-month production index in construction increased by 5.6 percent in the first period of 2010 when compared to the same period of 2009.
While production index in building construction increased 16.8 percent from 73.4 to 85.8 percent, production index in civil engineering fell down 29 percent from 124.1 to 88.1 percent in the first period of 2010 when compared to the same period of the previous year.
AAGüncelleme Tarihi: 06 Temmuz 2010, 12:01