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Pca Economist Tells House Cement Industry Can Handle Aggressive Infrastructure Stimulus

Edward Sullivan, PCA's chief economist, testified on Jan. 22 before the U.S. House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee that the nation's cement industry has more than enough supply potential to feed even the most optimistic infrastructure spending program that might encompass road and highways, bridges and dams, schools and other public buildings, and sewer and water treatment projects

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2006-09 Markets Drive Worst Post-War Cement Consumption Slide

A downward revision in construction activity outlined in the latest PCA forecast suggests that U.S. portland cement consumption over a four-year period will bring the worst decline, on a percentage basis, since the Great Depression

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