Global construction activity is expected to grow by 2.2% in 2022

In this edition of the Business Day Spotlight, we explore the performance of the construction sector post the Covid 19 pandemic.

Our host Mudiwa Gavaza is joined by Nicholas Fearnley, head of global construction forecasting, at Oxford Economics

The discussion focuses on the place of construction in aiding the global economic recovery post the Covid-19 pandemic; impact of rising inflation and supply chain issues on the sector; the effect of interest rates on building activity; geopolitical tensions; and an outlook going forward.