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CCI: Contractors Spend More on Materials and Supplies; Supply Concerns Continue to Grow

As those in the construction industry continue to manage supply chain challenges and labor shortages, the Q4 2021 Commercial Construction Index (CCI), released quarterly by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Dodge Data & Analytics, reports nearly all contractors (97%) … Continue reading

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CCI: Last Quarter of 2021 Sees a Declining Index

The Q4 2021 Commercial Construction Index (CCI) fell to 65, down one point from the 2021 Q3 report. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Dodge Data & Analytics release the data quarterly. Two of the three key drivers of the … Continue reading

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CCI: Report Shows Positive Signs and Increasing Confidence

The construction industry isn’t out of the pandemic woods yet, but signs are certainly starting to point in positive directions. Data from the 2021 first quarter U.S. Chamber of Commerce Commercial Construction Index (CCI) shows increasing contractor optimism, primarily driven … Continue reading

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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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CCI: Project Delays Improve but the Labor Shortage is Constant

The majority of contractors are currently experiencing project delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the effects of the skilled labor shortage; however, those percentages are slightly lower or unchanged compared to the third quarter of 2020. According … Continue reading

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