July 2019

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)

2019-07-17T16:20:10+00:00

Total U.S. construction spending continued to perform well in May 2019, especially in the state and local sector. Census Bureau non-seasonally adjusted (NSA), constant dollar CPIP data showed that May’s twelve month total, (12MT) construction expenditures grew by 4.0% year on year (y/y), to $1307.0 billion (B). On a 12MT basis, private expenditures advanced 2.2% [...]

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)2019-07-17T16:20:10+00:00

Architectural Billings Index

2019-07-11T18:41:53+00:00

May’s ABI national overall score of 50.2 was down 0.3 points from April’s 50.5, but still in the expansionary zone, (>50). U.S. architecture firms with emphasis on commercial and industrial architect reported exceptional strong billings. Regionally activity was stronger in the Midwest and South. The new design contracts index decreased by 1.2 points to 50.9. [...]

Architectural Billings Index2019-07-11T18:41:53+00:00

March 2019

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)

2019-05-22T21:53:34+00:00

Total U.S. construction spending continued to perform well in December, especially in the state and local sector. Census Bureau non-seasonally adjusted (NSA), constant dollar CPIP data showed that December’s twelve month total, (12MT) construction expenditures grew by 5.6% year on year (y/y), to $1297.6 billion (B). On a 12MT basis, private expenditures advanced 4.6% y/y, [...]

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)2019-05-22T21:53:34+00:00

December 2018

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)

2018-12-06T14:31:09+00:00

Total U.S. construction spending continued to perform well in October, especially in the state and local sector. Census Bureau non-seasonally adjusted (NSA), constant dollar CPIP data showed that October’s twelve month total, (12MT) construction expenditures grew by 6.2% year on year (y/y), to $1296.5 billion (B). On a 12MT basis, private expenditures advanced 5.3% y/y, [...]

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)2018-12-06T14:31:09+00:00

September 2018

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)

2018-09-11T15:29:36+00:00

Total U.S. construction spending continued to perform well in July, especially in the state and local sector. Census Bureau non-seasonally adjusted (NSA), constant dollar CPIP data showed that July’s twelve month total, (12MT) construction expenditures grew by 4.8% year on year (y/y), to $1271.7 billion (B). On a 12MT basis, private expenditures advanced 4.7% y/y, [...]

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)2018-09-11T15:29:36+00:00

August 2018

­­­Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)

2018-08-13T21:28:43+00:00

Total U.S. construction spending continued to perform well in June, especially in the federal sector. Census Bureau non-seasonally adjusted (NSA), constant dollar CPIP data showed that June’s twelve month total, (12MT) construction expenditures grew by 4.3% year on year (y/y), to $1262.9 billion (B). On a 12MT basis, private expenditures advanced 4.6% y/y, while, State [...]

­­­Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)2018-08-13T21:28:43+00:00

July 2018

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP):

2018-07-10T20:10:05+00:00

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP): Total U.S. construction spending continued to perform well in May, especially in the federal sector. Census Bureau non-seasonally adjusted (NSA), constant dollar CPIP data showed that May’s twelve month total, (12MT) construction expenditures grew by 4.0% year on year (y/y), to $1256.0 billion (B). On a 12MT basis, private expenditures advanced 4.8% [...]

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP):2018-07-10T20:10:05+00:00

June 2018

Architectural Billings Index

2018-06-22T19:39:35+00:00

May’s ABI national overall score of 52.8 was up 0.8 points from April’s 52.0 but still in the expansionary zone, (>50). U.S. architecture firms with emphasis on commercial and/or institutional specialization reported exceptional strong billings. Regionally activity was especially strong in the Southern region. The new projects inquiry index came in at 59.3, up 2.7 [...]

Architectural Billings Index2018-06-22T19:39:35+00:00

Producer Price Index for Construction

2018-06-13T22:16:31+00:00

The May Bureau of Labor Statistics producer prices index, (PPI), all commodities PPI, rose 1.6% for the highest m/m gain since January 2017. On a 12 month year on year, (y/y) comparison, the all commodities PPI rose 4.3%. Inflation beyond the 2% annual goal by the Federal Reserve will likely result in an interest rate [...]

Producer Price Index for Construction2018-06-13T22:16:31+00:00

Portland Cement Shipments

2018-06-13T21:55:52+00:00

U.S. national Portland cement shipments in March totaled 7.935 million, (Mt) short tons. For the three months total (3MMT), ending March, cement shipments were up 2.8% year on year, (y/y). Figure 1 presents a map of the U.S. by census region. The tonnage values are in 3MMT and the percentage change is 3MMT y/y. Green [...]

Portland Cement Shipments2018-06-13T21:55:52+00:00