Fear over aggregate reserves

Government plans to jump start more construction activity are being thrown into doubt because surging demand for aggregates is outstripping dwindling supplies, experts warn.

by Jez Abbottt
Billions of tonnes of sand, gravel and rock will be needed. Picture: Aggregate Industries

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