Views are being sought on an industry proposal to standardise construction product data sharing

Shortages of construction materials, caused by disruptions to supply and unprecedented global demand, look set to continue.

Our previous report of apparent strong support for a building products marketing code has prompted a strident critic of the scheme to point out some pitfalls in the plan.

Industry responses to the idea of creating a Code for Construction Product Information suggest strong support.

The Construction Products Association (CPA) is seeking views on its proposed Code for Construction Product Information (CCPI).

Construction product manufacturers report a sales rebound in the third quarter of 2020 following the easing of Covid-19 (coronavirus) lockdown restrictions and the subsequent reopening of construction sites and supply chains.