Construction Materials Prices Drop 2% in January

SOURCE: ASSOCIATED BUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS INC. FEB 18, 2015 – Construction input prices dipped 2 percent in January 2015 and have now failed to rise for six consecutive months, according to the February 18 producer price index (PPI) release from the U.S. Department of Labor. On a year-over-year basis, construction input prices are down 3.6 percent. …