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ELSTAT: Private building activity fell 3.6 pct in March

Private building activity fell 3.6 pct in volume in March compared with the same month in 2017, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Tuesday.

The statistics service, in a monthly report, said that private building activity totaled 1,339 permits in March, down 2.0 pct from the same month last year.

In the first quarter, private building activity grew 6.4 pct in the number of permits and grew 1.9 pct in volume compared with the corresponding period in 2017.