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Latest Economic Reports Signal Busy Times for Glazing Contractors

Construction spending continues to increase in building segments that are important to the glass and glazing industry, according to analysis of new Census Bureau data by Key Media & Research (KMR). At the same time, the latest jobs report from … Continue reading

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Construction Spending and Employment Up from Year Ago

Glass and glazing-related construction spending is up on a year-over-year basis despite edging down slightly in March compared to February, according to analysis by Key Media & Research (KMR) of new Census Bureau Data. Meanwhile, the most recent jobs report … Continue reading

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Construction and Employment Numbers Remain Positive in Glassy Sectors

The latest construction spending and employment reports from the U.S. Census Bureau and Bureau of Labor Statistics provided good news for the glass and glazing industry. Construction Spending While overall nonresidential spending barely edged up in November and was down … Continue reading

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Uneven Pattern in Construction Spending ‘Likely to Last’

For the third straight month, total construction rose at a modest rate in April, though Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America officials caution its recovery remains “fragile and fragmented” with an uneven pattern “likely to last.” “Residential, private nonresidential and … Continue reading

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