Building construction in Germany will continue to grow in the coming years, albeit at a slower pace due to the aggravation of known challenges in the industry such as capacity bottlenecks and mobilisation of building land.
The construction sector in Romania is experiencing significant growth for the first time in years. EU funding for infrastructure development should provide a further boost to growth in the coming years.
The expected resurgence of Italian building construction is currently not taking place. However, all segments are expanding at a low flame. German suppliers benefit from subsidies for energy efficiency.
China is the world's largest importer of oil and gas, and dependence on imports is increasing. For this reason, the state is investing large sums in the expansion of production and refinery capacities. Soon the USA could be overtaken as the most important refinery location.
This month we are updating our privacy statement to better understand what information we collect and why. We have also taken steps to improve our features to protect your information and privacy.
There is no change to your current settings or how your data is processed. We have merely improved the explanation of our procedures and explain to you in more detail what options you have to update, manage and delete your data.
We take the protection of your personal data and their confidential treatment very seriously.
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