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PPI: April a Mixed Bag for Glass and Glazing Materials Prices

The not seasonally adjusted prices for materials used in glass and glazing manufacturing were a mixed bag in April 2020 after increases nearly across the board in March, according to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau … Continue reading

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Contract Glazier Activity off to Good Start in 2020

Glass- and glazing-related nonresidential construction increased on a monthly and yearly basis to start the year, according to Key Media & Research (KMR). Nonresidential construction increased 5.1% in January 2020 compared to January 2019 and was up 1.6% from December … Continue reading

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Most Glass and Glazing Materials Prices See Year-Over-Year Increases

The not seasonally adjusted prices for materials used in glass and glazing manufacturing were a mixed bag in December 2019, however the trend of year-over-year increases continued according to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of … Continue reading

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Commercial Glass Construction Slows in September

Contract glazier activity was up for the month but down for the year in September, according to Key Media & Research (KMR) analysis of recent government data. Nonresidential building in the U.S. increased 0.5% from August 2019 to September 2019 … Continue reading

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Industry Material Prices Increase in February

Prices for materials used in glass and glazing manufacturing continued to edge up in February 2019, according to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In February, the monthly PPI for flat glass … Continue reading

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