There are significant pressures currently being seen with materials. These are expected to continue until at least the end of the year due to large global demand as infrastructure is used to support economic recovery. 


Our Spring 2021 UK Market Report reported that 80 percent of contractors who responded to our survey said they had experienced issues with the supply of materials and products on their projects in the first quarter.


Download our recent spotlight to find out about the issues arising, the key impacts and whether there is any way of mitigating these issues.


To learn how this issue is affecting Europe, read our spotlight on the topic here.

Collaboration across the supply chain will be important to ensure best project outcomes and to minimise the impact.
Nicola Sharkey

Nicola Sharkey
Project Director, UK Insights and Research Lead