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Building materials cost more in 2021

10/1/2022 9:26:00 AM

Building materials cost more in 2021

Chief statistician says this is due to an increase in raw material prices.

Copy URLMost building materials have seen an increase in price, especially steel, since January last year. – EPA pic, January 10, 2022.THE Building Material Cost Index (BCI) (with and without steel bars) has shown an increase in all building categories, said the Statistics Department.

It said the peninsula reported an increase between 0.3% and 3.1% last year, while Sabah saw an increase of 0.1%-3.1% and Sarawak saw an increase of 0.4-2.4% during the same period.

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× Copy URL Most building materials have seen an increase in price, especially steel, since January last year. – EPA pic, January 10, 2022. THE Building Material Cost Index (BCI) (with and without steel bars) has shown an increase in all building categories, said the Statistics Department. It said the peninsula reported an increase between 0.3% and 3.1% last year, while Sabah saw an increase of 0.1%-3.1% and Sarawak saw an increase of 0.4-2.4% during the same period. Effective July 2018, access to full reports will only be available with a subscription. Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access!