• COVID-19 is having some impact on the data centre market
  • Drop in estimated take up in 2020 from original estimate of 197MW made in Q4, 2019, to 184MW
  • That could change through H2, as markets either suffer new lock-down measures or rebound
  • Development of some data centres scheduled for 2020 are being pushed to 2021
  • 65MW of new supply has come online during H1, mostly in Frankfurt and Amsterdam
  • Absorption rates in London, Paris and Frankfurt are decreasing
  • Hyperscalers are still driving demand in terms of size of deals across FLAP

CBRE's Q2 Data Centres Market View

Andrew Jay, CBRE's Head of EMEA Data Centre Solutions, talks about the impacts of COVID-19 on FLAP, data centre market growth, demand and continued investment interest in our Q2, 2020 podcast.