Lancaster, PA, June 14, 2022--Armstrong's bid deadline for North American assets has been extended from June 14 until June 23.
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Washington, DC, June 15, 2022—In a troubling sign for the housing market, builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes posted its sixth straight monthly decline in June, falling two points to 67, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released.
Washington, DC, June 15, 2022—Mortgage applications increased 6.6% from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending June 10, 2022.
Flowood, MS, June 15, 2022—The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) is launching a new training module in its regional training program: thick-bed installations. This program will debut at America’s Floor Source in Columbus, Ohio on August 26.
Aurora, CO, June 15, 2022—Uzin Utz North America announced today that All Tile Carpet Cushion & Supplies (CCS) will distribute its Uzin and Wolff Tools product ranges throughout select markets.
Washington, DC, June 15, 2022—The combined value of distributive trade sales and manufacturers’ shipments for April was estimated at $1,813.9 billion, up 0.4% from March 2022 and was up 13.7% from April 2021, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
Washington, DC, June 15, 2022—President Biden is closing in on a decision to lift some tariffs on Chinese imports, as he looks for ways to address record inflation and grapples with pressure from labor unions to keep the sanctions in place, reports the Wall Street Journal.
Washington, DC, June 14, 2022—The NFIB Optimism Index fell 0.1 points in May to 93.1, marking the fifth consecutive month below the 48-year average of 98.
Wyandotte, MI, June 14, 2022 – Effective July 1, 2022, or as contracts allow, BASF will increase prices for caprolactam and polyamide 6 (PA6) by $0.22 per pound in North America.
Washington, DC, June 14, 2022—The Producer Price Index for final demand increased 0.8% in May, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.