Tag: aggregate demand

With five of the nation’s 13 most populous cities residing in Texas, demand for construction materials in the Lone Star State is, not surprisingly, very high. Photo: Art Wager/iStock / Getty Images Plus/Getty Images

How Texas backs its infrastructure like no other

January 14, 2020By

With several of the nation’s largest cities within its borders and a population growing by more than 1,000 a day, the Lone Star State requires a Texas-sized budget to keep up with expanding infrastructure needs.

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Solid growth, pricing gains to continue

January 3, 2020By

S-C Market Analytics’ David Chereb provides his latest aggregate forecast and a look at continued economic expansion in the years to come.

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Great Lakes limestone trade up in October 2019

November 26, 2019By

Limestone trade is also up on the year through 10 months, according to the Lake Carriers’ Association.

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U.S. Concrete shares third-quarter 2019 details

November 18, 2019By

Although quarterly aggregate product revenue declined $600,000, ready-mixed concrete revenue was up in July, August and September.

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Expect our economy to plow through obstacles

November 11, 2019By

S-C Market Analytics’ David Chereb provides his latest aggregate forecast and a look at how the economy will overcome upcoming challenges.

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Good third-quarter 2019 growth for Vulcan in aggregate shipments, pricing

November 7, 2019By

A healthy demand environment, led by transportation-related construction, was the principal driver of volume growth and price improvement at the nation’s largest aggregate producer.

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Martin Marietta offers an early view of 2020

October 31, 2019By

Martin Marietta expects the current construction cycle will continue for the foreseeable future and expand at a steady pace in 2020 for each of its three primary construction end-use markets.

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Martin Marietta sets quarterly performance records in third quarter 2019

October 31, 2019By

Martin Marietta established records for revenues and profits in the third quarter of 2019, and it exhibited widespread shipment and pricing strength across the majority of its building materials business.

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