The highest increase in construction sector in EU reported for Romania

According to EUROSTAT Romania registered the highest increase (16.5%) in the volume of construction works in EU in June 2010 compared to May 2010, followed by Spain (7.2%) and Poland (4.5%). At the EU level eight member states reported the increase and six the decrease of construction output. The deepest declines were registered in Hungary (2.3%), the Netherlands (1.8%) and Slovenia (1.6%). In average the construction output rose 2.7% in euro zone and 3.5% in the EU in June 2010 compared to May 2010.