In Q2 2019, the construction sector overcame the lag in housing commissioning from last year's indicators, which was recorded in January-March. Over 6 months, 1,705.0k square meters was commissioned. This is 1.5% higher than over the same period of 2018 and amounts to 42.6% of the annual target.
It is planned to invest BYN 4,572.0 million in the construction of 4.0 million square meters of housing this year, which is almost as much as was invested in 2018.
The manufacturers of mortars and building mixes produced 526.7k tons of products (including the adjustments) last year. Compared to 2017, the output grew by 7.7%. The output can exceed 600k tons this year. The market competition between the manufacturers is expected to increase.