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Construction
Description Economic activity directed to the creation, renovation, repair or extension of fixed assets in the form of buildings, land improvements of an engineering nature and other such engineering constructions as roads, bridges, dams and so forth. (United Nations, 1997)
Source United Nations (1997). International Recommendations for Construction Statistics. Statistics Division, Series M, No. 47, Rev. 1 (United Nations publication, Sales No. E.97.XVII.11).
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