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29Oct92 UK: WORKLOAD CONTINUES TO FALL REPORTS FMB SURVEY.

More than 55 per cent of small contractors are working at less than half capacity, according to the Federation of Master Builders' latest state of trade survey.House building was the hardest hit sector with nearly seven out of 10 firms reporting a downturn in working during the last quarter.And nobody is expecting any improvement during the next three months.The FMB national president Ted Evans said: 'The small and established firm is not able to survive in the current climate. It is ...

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