Construction Costs Surge in April as New Tariffs and Other Trade Measures Lead to Significant Increases in Materials Prices

Construction Costs Surge in April as New Tariffs and Other Trade Measures Lead to Significant Increases in Materials Prices

Association Officials Warn That the New Tariffs and Resulting Price Spikes Have the Potential to Undermine Benefits of Tax and Regulatory Reform, Urge Administration to…

Construction Materials Prices Continue to Expand Briskly in February, ABC Says

Construction Materials Prices Continue to Expand Briskly in February, ABC Says

Overall construction input prices rose 0.7 percent in February, slightly lower than the rate set in January, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)…

Construction Material Costs in March Outpace Contractor Pricing, says AGC

Construction Material Costs in March Outpace Contractor Pricing, says AGC

Double-digit price increases for key construction materials pushed up construction costs in March, while the prices charged by contractors remained moderate, according to a new…

Construction Material Prices Rise Month-to-Month, Remain Historically Low

Construction Material Prices Rise Month-to-Month, Remain Historically Low

Construction input prices expanded on a monthly basis for the second consecutive month in April, increasing by 0.5 percent according to an analysis of the…

Construction Material Prices Continue Free Fall in December

Construction Material Prices Continue Free Fall in December

Construction material prices fell for the sixth consecutive month in December, losing 1.2 percent on a monthly basis and 4 percent on a yearly basis…

Construction materials prices expand slightly in June

Construction materials prices expand slightly in June

Prices for inputs to construction industries expanded 0.2 percent in June after increasing 1.1 percent in May. Year-over-year prices were down 2.2 percent in June…

Construction material prices up for May, down for year

Construction material prices up for May, down for year

Prices for inputs to construction industries expanded by 1.1 percent in May, the largest month-over-month increase in more than two years and only the third…

Construction materials prices remain tame in April

Construction materials prices remain tame in April

Prices for inputs to construction industries fell by 0.1 percent in April, ending a two month streak during which material prices expanded by greater than…

Construction materials prices expand in March

Construction materials prices expand in March

Prices for inputs to construction industries expanded 0.8 percent in March, the largest monthly increase in more than two years, according to the April 14…

Construction materials prices rise for first time in six months

Construction materials prices rise for first time in six months

The largest monthly gain in petroleum prices in over three years caused construction materials prices to expand 0.4 percent in February, ending a six-month streak…

No change for construction materials prices in August

No change for construction materials prices in August

Construction materials prices were unchanged in August but are 1.7 percent higher than this time last year, according to a Sept. 16 producer price index…