Construction output in South Korea slumped 4.7 percent from a year earlier in November 2019, following a downwardly revised 3.7 percent fall in the previous month. Building construction declined faster (-9.3 percent vs -8.5 percent in October) and civil engineering work slowed (9.4 percent vs 12.9 percent). On a monthly basis, construction output decreased 1.8 percent, down from a 2.6 percent rise in October.
Construction Output in South Korea averaged 1.56 percent from 1998 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 25.70 percent in September of 2001 and a record low of -30.50 percent in August of 1998. This page provides - South Korea Construction Output- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. source: Statistics Korea
Construction Output in South Korea is expected to be -3.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Construction Output in South Korea to stand at 1.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the South Korea Construction Output is projected to trend around 3.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.