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Employment Up for Glass Industry-Related Sectors

The nonresidential building and specialty trade contractors categories, which include contract glaziers and building exterior contractors, saw increased employment in March, according to USGNN.com™ analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics data. Nonresidential specialty trade contractors added 7,300 jobs for the … Continue reading

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Glass Industry-Relevant Employment Numbers on the Up

The nonresidential building and specialty trade contractors categories, which include contract glaziers and building exterior contractors, saw increased employment in February, according to USGNN.com™ analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics data. Nonresidential specialty trade contractors added 21,500 jobs for the … Continue reading

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Glass-Friendly Sectors Finish Year Strong and Increase Employment

Construction sectors that use lots of glass, including office and commercial buildings, saw double-digit increases in 2016, according to USGNN.com™’s examination of Bureau of Economic Analysis data released this week. This was followed by a positive January construction employment report—in … Continue reading

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Construction Unemployment Down in Half of States

December not seasonally adjusted (NSA) construction unemployment rates were down in 26 states and the nation on a year-over-year basis, according to analysis by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). The national NSA construction unemployment rate of 7.4 percent was down … Continue reading

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Latest Construction Spending and Jobs Reports Show Mixed Results

Construction spending in glass-heavy sectors continued to increase in November, but December industry-related employment numbers were lukewarm, according to USGNN.com™ analysis of recently released Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and U.S. Census Bureau data. Employment Nonresidential specialty trade contractors, which … Continue reading

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