Construction work was on the weak side heading into the virus crisis and has not been improving since, of course.

-0.7 % q/q

  • expected -7.0% q/q, prior -1.0%

Wow ... did double-take on this. Much, much better than expected.

Residential and non-residential construction both weak

Private sector engineering stronger helping to offset these.

Australia construction q2 2020 june

Second column is the q/q change, third column the y/y