Construction materials price index down by 2.29% in first eight months of 2016

The construction materials price index was slightly down in August compared to July and dropped by 2.29% overall in the first eight months of the year, data released on Monday by the Cyprus Statistical Service show.

The price index of construction materials for August 2016 reached 100,67 units (base year 2010=100,00), recording a drop of 0.06% compared to July 2016.

For the period January – August 2016, the index recorded a decrease of 2.29% compared to the same period of 2015.

Source: Cyprus News Agency.