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Moldova's building permits down 5.2% y/y in 2019 - table

Moldova's building permits down 5.2% y/y in 2019 - table Source: EBRD

CHISINAU (Moldova), January 30 (SeeNews) - Moldova issued 3,096 building permits in 2019, down 5.2% year-on-year, the national statistics office said on Thursday.

The number of building permits issued in 2019 for residential buildings decreased in all regions except for the centre and UTA Gagauzia, the office said in a statement.

About 52.5% of the total of permits issued for buildings during 2019 are for urban areas.

Details for 2019 follow:

  Permits Annual change
Total building permits 3,096 -5.2%
- urban area 1,891 -5.9%
- rural area 1,205 -4.1%
Residential buildings 1,626 -2.7
Non-residential buildings 1,470 -6.8%

The statistics office provided no figures for the value of the projects for which were granted permits.

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