Monthly materials prices on the upswing, but still down overall

Basu, Anirban
April 2015
Grand Rapids Business Journal;4/20/2015, Vol. 33 Issue 16, p18
The article reports on the release of the producer price index by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) which stresses the increase in the prices for inputs to construction industries in March 2015.


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