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Confidence Ticks Lower for Both General Builders and Civil Contractors in 2018Q2

Pretoria 02 July, 2018: General building confidence, as measured by the cidb SME business conditions survey, fell by 3 notches to 33 index points in 2018Q2. Confidence deteriorated as underlying indicators remained at weak levels relative to their long-term averages. Constraints to operating conditions were largely unchanged barring the rating of insufficient demand for new building work which increased.



Q2 - SME Business Condition Survey, June 2018

Read about the contractor's sentiments on business conditions in the construction industry in our 2nd quarter SME Business Conditions Survey released in June 2018. The Business Conditions Survey measures business sentiment among contractors in cidb Grades 3 to 7.




cidb Newsletter: Concrete Issue 12

Download a copy of the latest cidb Concrete newsletter and read about the cidb Board Deputy Chairperson: Mboniseni DlaminiBending the regulations to benefit the small guy; Smoothing over the cracks in the road to safer construction; and much more. Read here


The Postal Address for cidb Northern Cape Office has Changed

Our postal address for the cidb Provincial Office in Kimberly, Northern Cape has changed. In future please send mail to the following postal address: cidb Head Office, PO Box 2107, Brooklyn Square, 0075. 


Construction Monitor - April 2018

The cidb Construction Monitor (previously called the cidb Quarterly Monitor) provides an overview of the contracting sector in South Africa.  This 1st quarter instalment of the publication places emphasis on Supply & Demand.





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