TITLE

Prices of Construction Materials Decline Again

PUB. DATE
August 2012
SOURCE
BusinessWest;8/27/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the August 14, 2012 Producer Price Index report from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) which shows that there was a 0.7% decline in the prices of construction materials in July 2012.
ACCESSION #
79888562

 

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