Dodge economist pegs 2017 construction growth at 5 percent
- Published: Tuesday, 25 October 2016 11:57
- Written by Concrete News
Source: Dodge Data & Analytics, New York
The 2017 Dodge Construction Outlook sees total U.S. construction starts for 2017 advancing 5 percent to $713 billion, following increases of 11 percent in 2015 and an estimated 1 percent this year. Projected 8 percent gains for both residential and nonresidential building next year will accompany an expected 3 percent drop in nonbuilding construction.