In comparison with the previous year plumbing sales greatly went up by 86.97 percent, new numbers from European Commission present. It's the highest record ever noted since 1995 as the indicator sharply climbed by 3 463.11 thousand items, in contrast to the prior year when it fell by 6.58%. The overall changes for the previous 22 years hit a raise of 389.49%. Moreover, it has attained a increase at a 0.22% compound average annual growth rate over the last five years with a slight overall rise since the 1995. It averaged 3 308.53 thousand items from 1995 to 2016 and it reached its minimum of 1 521 thousand items in 1995.