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Construction Input Prices Up 23.1% Year-Over-Year

By Associated Builders and Contractors  Construction input prices rose 0.6 percent in July, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Producer Price Index data. Nonresidential construction input prices increased 0.8 percent for the month.  Construction input prices are

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Input Prices Up Again in May

By Associated Builders and Contractors Construction input prices increased 4.6 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

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Cement Consumption to Increase

Portland Cement Association Market Intelligence Group’s Senior VP and Chief Economist Ed Sullivan recently presented their annual spring cement consumption forecast, predicting an increase in cement consumption for 2021 and 2022. “Remarkably, U.S. cement consumption

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Construction Input Prices Up in January

By Associated Builders and Contractors  Construction input prices increased 2.5 percent in January 2021 compared to the previous month, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Producer Price Index data. Nonresidential construction input prices rose 2.1 percent for