Construction input prices increased0.3 percent in July and are up 3 percent on a year-over-year basis, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis of data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Nonresidential construction input prices were […]
” Demand for global commodities has weakened even as supply of many inputs continues to be elevated.” —ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu
Prices for inputs to construction industries plunged 1.6 percent in September after shedding 0.9 percent in August, the Bureau […]
“Commodity markets were particularly frenzied in August due to a series of events in China, Brazil, Iran and other parts of the world.” —ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu
Prices for inputs to construction industries declined 0.1 percent in July after increasing […]
“Although overall construction materials prices rose for the month, prices for more categories of materials decreased than increased” —ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu.
Prices for inputs to construction industries expanded 0.8 percent in March, the largest monthly increase in more than […]
“The decline in oil prices has been simply stunning and is largely in response to growing evidence of weakness in Europe.”—ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu.
Construction materials prices inched down 0.1 in September, but rose 1.6 percent compared to the same […]