Construction Materials Overview - November 2019
Posted: November 7, 2019 | Materials
The overall material composite index is flat compare to last year with few exceptions. Steel is stillup by 3% after gains of 16% last year. Portland cememt is up considerably (20%) and is affecting all construction materials that use it. Lumber is down 6%. Inflation remains low, oil and petroleum products are trending lower but they can easily flucturate with the next internaional crisis.