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GDP Growth a Positive Sign for Construction

The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 3 percent during the third quarter of 2017, according to Associated Builders and Contractors’ (ABC) analysis of gross domestic product (GDP) data. Nonresidential fixed investment, a category that ABC says is … Continue reading

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U.S. Economic Growth Accelerates in Second Quarter

Real gross domestic product (GDP) expanded by 2.6 percent on a seasonally adjusted annualized basis during the year’s second quarter, according to Associated Builders and Contractors’ (ABC) analysis of data released last week by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Nonresidential … Continue reading

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GPD Heads to Istanbul

Glass Performance Days (GDP) will take its educational seminars to Istanbul, Turkey, March 8 and 9. The first day will be dedicated to architects and designers, with the second day focused on processors. The program includes an overview of the … Continue reading

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ABC: Nonresidential Economic Performance “a Tale of Two Sectors”

Improved performance of the U.S. economy during the third quarter of 2016 gave way to a weaker period of growth in the fourth, according to analysis of U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis data by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). Real … Continue reading

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What the New GDP Numbers Mean for Construction

Real gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 2.9 percent on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate during the third quarter of 2016, according to analysis of Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) data by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). This follows a 1.4-percent … Continue reading

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