The World’s Most Expensive Construction Markets

European countries dominated the world’s top 10 construction markets, according to a report by EC Harris, a construction consulting company. A post on reveals highlights of the annual research. Switzerland took the No. 1 spot for 2014, followed by Denmark and Hong Kong. What are the factors driving this study? “This was partly due to the ongoing economic recovery in Germany and France, which is gradually translating into a rise in service charges demanded by contractors,” according to the post.