Nonresidential Construction Spending Falls in October, Says ABC

Nonresidential Construction Spending Falls in October, Says ABC

National nonresidential construction spending fell 0.7% in October but is up 1.4% compared to the same time last year, according to an Associated Builders and…

Construction Contractors Less Confident in September, Says ABC

Construction Contractors Less Confident in September, Says ABC

Leaders of the U.S. construction industry remained confident through September 2019 regarding near-term prospects for sales, staffing levels and profit margins, according to the Associated…

Construction Input Prices Rebound in July, Says ABC

Construction Input Prices Rebound in July, Says ABC

Construction input prices expanded 0.8% in July but are down 0.6% year-over-year, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of the U.S. Bureau of…

Nonresidential Construction Spending Slips Modestly in May, Says ABC

Nonresidential Construction Spending Slips Modestly in May, Says ABC

According to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data recently published, national nonresidential construction spending declined 0.9% in May, totaling $788.5…

ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator Contracts in April

ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator Contracts in April

Associated Builders and Contractors recently reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator fell to 8.7 months in April 2019, down 0.8 months or 9% since March, when…

Jobs Decline in Construction Sector for the First Time in More Than Two Years, Says ABC

Jobs Decline in Construction Sector for the First Time in More Than Two Years, Says ABC

According to an analysis by the Associated Builders and Contractors of data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the construction industry lost…

Public Nonresidential Construction Up in July, Says ABC

Public Nonresidential Construction Up in July, Says ABC

National nonresidential construction spending declined 0.3 percent in July, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data released today. Total…