When you look at this data, it’s interesting to note that several core product areas attract an awful lot of the typical full-line electrical distributor’s inventory investment.
The survey results suggested that business conditions may have softened in June.
The largest counties in the land did have some surprises when we looked at their share of total electrical contractor employment.
EM’s editors found it interesting that so many individual product categories were showing increases of at least one percent over May 2018.
Construction spending during April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,298.5 billion, nearly the same...
The current conditions component edged lower for the third consecutive month in May.
Check out which product categories showed the most movement in April
Construction spending during March 2019 was -0.9% below the revised February estimate
Much like last month, confidence in business conditions remained in positive territory despite edging down from the previous reading.
In a slow-growth/no-growth construction environment it will be more important than ever to identify pockets of growth.