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Nonres. Construction Spending Down 0.8 Percent

By Associated Builders and Contractors  National nonresidential construction spending declined 0.8 percent in December 2020, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data published by the U.S. Census Bureau. On a seasonally adjusted annualized basis, nonresidential spending totaled $790.2B for

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Nonresidential Const. Spending Dipped in Sept.

National nonresidential construction spending fell 1.6 percent in September, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data published by the U.S. Census Bureau. On a seasonally adjusted annualized basis, monthly spending totaled $794.3B.   Among the 16 nonresidential subcategories, 13 were down on

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Input Prices Up in May

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  Construction input prices rose 0.8 percent in May compared to the previous month, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Producer Price Index data released today. Nonresidential construction input

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Construction Employment Dropped in March

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  Construction industry employment declined by 29,000 in March, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Nonresidential construction employment declined by 24,600 in March.  All three

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Spending Decline Indicates What’s to Come

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  National nonresidential construction spending fell 1.8 percent in February but is up 2.5 percent compared to the same time last year, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data published by the U.S. Census Bureau. On a