Construction

Construction

Building on Solid Ground

Our Industry in Numbers

  • N°1 European construction market with a market share of more than one fifth in terms of building investments.
  • Total volume of building investments was around 280 billion Euros in 2013.
  • In 2013, construction accounted for 50 percent of gross fixed capital formation.
  • According to the Federal Statistical Office, there are about 2.4 million qualified employed and independent workers (2013) as well as 392,000 established construction companies (2012).