PCA’S Sullivan Firm On 2014 Growth Projection In 8 Percent Range
Published: Tuesday, 29 July 2014 13:19
Written by Concrete News
Although recent indicators point to a tempering of the U.S. economy, Portland Cement Association is maintaining its forecast for steady growth in construction and cement consumption during the next five years, starting with a projected 7.9 percent increase this year in powder shipments—nearly double the 4.5 percent increase the industry logged in 2013 over prior-year volume.
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EP Henry: Business not as usual in ‘The Future of Hardscaping’
Published: Thursday, 05 June 2014 15:41
Written by CP Staff
True to a “Keep Moving Forward” theme, the Mid-Atlantic Hardscaping Trade Show (MAHTS) at the Atlantic City (N.J.) Convention Center earlier this year saw sharply improved metrics against 2013 figures: attendance and number of exhibitors up 50 percent and 35 percent, respectively, and many participants noting they are booked well into the season—a first for such an indicator since 2007.
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