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Construction Input Prices Declined 0.3% in June

Construction Input Prices Declined 0.3% in June

Washington, DC, July 12, 2024-Construction input prices fell 0.3% in June compared to the previous month, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Producer Price Index data.

Producer Prices Rose 0.2% in June

Producer Prices Rose 0.2% in June

Washington, DC, July 12, 2024—The Producer Price Index for final demand advanced 0.2% in June, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.

Imports of Engineered Hardwood Rose in Early 2024

Imports of Engineered Hardwood Rose in Early 2024

Washington, DC, July 12, 2024—Year-to-date through May, U.S. imports of engineered wood flooring were up by more than 12% in value and 7.6% in volume, according to the Decorative Hardwoods Association.

FEI Forms Advisory Board

FEI Forms Advisory Board

Marietta, GA, July 12, 2024—FEI Group has announced the formation of a new advisory board as part of its ongoing organizational development.

Multifamily Activity Down 35% in Last Ten Months

Multifamily Activity Down 35% in Last Ten Months

Charlotte, NC, July 12, 2024—Truist has issued the following report on the multifamily market, “The decline in multifamily start activity has been ongoing since last year with a 35% decline the last ten months with indications that the build rate is going to an even lower level.