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Canadian Construction Investment Down in June

Canadian building construction investment in June fell 4.5% from May to $18.4 billion (CAD). Residential construction dropped 5.8% to $13.8 billion and non-residential totals decreased for the first time in six months, falling 0.4% in June to $4.6 billion. Single-family spending declined 7.3% from May to $7.5 billion, though still higher than pre-COVID levels. Multi-unit

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U.S. Interior Design Billings Improve in June

Interior design billings from the American Society of Interior Design (ASID) member-owned firms rose 3.4 points in June, bringing the Interior Design Billings Index (IDBI) score to 62.4. Any score over 50 indicates growth. The 3-month average of billings grew 1 point to its highest level in history to 63.2. The south led the 3-month

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AIA Construction Forecast Improves in July

The biannual AIA Consensus Construction Forecast, which registers confidence in non-residential construction spending, expects a decline of 3.9% for the remaining months of 2021, an improvement over the 5.7% decrease predicted back in January. Healthcare facilities are estimated to have the most growth for the remainder of 2021, up 1.4%. Non-residential construction in 2022 is

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CPA Welcomes New Member

The CPA Board of Directors recently voted to approve the following Associate Member. Borregaard USA, Rothschild, WI, produces bio-based solutions for formulating adhesive and resin products. The primary representative for membership will be Jerry Gargulak, Business Development Director-Industrial Products. See Borregaard

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Fastmarkets RISI Particleboard and MDF Commentary Published

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June U.S. Construction Spending Increases Slightly

U.S. construction spending in June was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.55 trillion, up 0.1% from May and 8.2% higher than the year prior.  Private construction spending increased 0.4% from May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.22 trillion.  Residential levels for June rose 1.1% from the previous month to $763.4

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Canadian Construction Investment Down in June

Canadian building construction investment in June fell 4.5% from May to $18.4 billion (CAD). Residential construction dropped 5.8% to $13.8 billion and non-residential totals decreased for the first time in six months, falling 0.4% in June to $4.6 billion. Single-family spending declined 7.3% from May to $7.5 billion, though still higher than pre-COVID levels. Multi-unit

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U.S. Interior Design Billings Improve in June

Interior design billings from the American Society of Interior Design (ASID) member-owned firms rose 3.4 points in June, bringing the Interior Design Billings Index (IDBI) score to 62.4. Any score over 50 indicates growth. The 3-month average of billings grew 1 point to its highest level in history to 63.2. The south led the 3-month

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AIA Construction Forecast Improves in July

The biannual AIA Consensus Construction Forecast, which registers confidence in non-residential construction spending, expects a decline of 3.9% for the remaining months of 2021, an improvement over the 5.7% decrease predicted back in January. Healthcare facilities are estimated to have the most growth for the remainder of 2021, up 1.4%. Non-residential construction in 2022 is

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CPA Welcomes New Member

The CPA Board of Directors recently voted to approve the following Associate Member. Borregaard USA, Rothschild, WI, produces bio-based solutions for formulating adhesive and resin products. The primary representative for membership will be Jerry Gargulak, Business Development Director-Industrial Products. See Borregaard

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Fastmarkets RISI Particleboard and MDF Commentary Published

This content is restricted and requires a login to view. CPA launched a new website in August 2021 so your previous password will not work.  If you’ve requested a new password and did not receive one, please check your spam folder and also make sure the following domain is “whitelisted” as a safe sender: weblinkinternational.com. 

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June U.S. Construction Spending Increases Slightly

U.S. construction spending in June was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.55 trillion, up 0.1% from May and 8.2% higher than the year prior.  Private construction spending increased 0.4% from May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.22 trillion.  Residential levels for June rose 1.1% from the previous month to $763.4

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