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TCNA Supports Tariffs to Curb Chinese Tile Dumping

TCNA Supports Tariffs to Curb Chinese Tile Dumping

Anderson, SC, April 11, 2019- The Tile Council of North America (TCNA) issued the following statement in response to the filing by domestic tile manufacturers of a petition with the federal government, seeking tariff relief from dumped and subsidized imports of tile from China.

Coverings Names Winners of 2019 Best Booth Awards

Coverings Names Winners of 2019 Best Booth Awards

Orlando, FL, April 12, 2019—Coverings announced the winners of its 2019 Best Booth Awards. The program recognizes outstanding booths based on their design, creativity, display of product, use of space and overall presentation.

Import Prices Rose 0.6% in March

Import Prices Rose 0.6% in March

Washington, DC, April 12, 2019—U.S. import prices increased 0.6% in March, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported, following a 1.0% rise in February.

Lower-Cost Homes Should Fair Well in Spring Market, Says NAR

Lower-Cost Homes Should Fair Well in Spring Market, Says NAR

Washington, DC, April 11, 2019-Sellers of houses near or below the U.S. median price of about $250,000 are going to see strong demand in the spring selling season, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the National Association of Realtors, while the high end of the market-homes priced above $750,000-will have a tougher time, reports HousingWire.

Producer Prices Edged Up 0.6% in March

Producer Prices Edged Up 0.6% in March

Washington, DC, April 11, 2019-The Producer Price Index for final demand rose 0.6% in March, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.

Aspecta NA Commits to Using UPS Carbon Neutral Shipping

Aspecta NA Commits to Using UPS Carbon Neutral Shipping

Norwalk, CT, April 11, 2019-To continuously improve Aspecta North America’s sustainability programs, effective April 1, all domestic Aspecta sample and collateral courier packages will be shipped via UPS carbon neutral shipping.