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CCI: Contractors’ Revenue and Profit Expectations Improve Slightly

Contractors’ revenue outlooks and profit margin expectations for the next year have increased slightly in the fourth quarter of 2020. That’s according to the Q4 2020 Commercial Construction Index (CCI), released quarterly by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Dodge Data & … Continue reading

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Glass Industry Hopeful of What Phase One Trade Deal with China Means

Organizations in the glass industry are hopeful after the announcement of an agreement between the U.S. and China on what the government is calling the Phase One trade deal that may reduce current tariffs and cancelled tariffs that were set … Continue reading

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Mexico Faces New Tariff on All Goods

In a move to halt illegal immigration, President Trump has said that the U.S. will impose a 5% tariff on all goods coming into the U.S. from Mexico beginning June 10. In a tweet, he threatened to increase the tariff … Continue reading

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Manufacturers Brace for Impact of Tariff Increase

Despite months of negotiations, President Donald Trump announced an increase in tariffs on more than $200 billion of Chinese products Friday. Some products used by the glass and glazing industry are among the Chinese goods affected by the newly imposed … Continue reading

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Tariff Increase Threat Made Prior to Trade Talks with China

President Donald Trump is putting the pressure on China leading up to trade talks in Washington, D.C., Wednesday. He tweeted on Sunday that tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese products would go up from 10% to 25% on Friday. … Continue reading

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