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A look at local, regional, national and international trends.
Nonresidential construction spending dipped 1.3 percent from April to May, according to analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data. Read More
Overall Michigan retail sales remained strong in May, the fourth consecutive month of positive performance, according to the Michigan Retail Index, a joint project of the Michigan Retailers Association and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Read More
Nonresidential construction spending fell 2.1 percent in April, according to analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data released this month. Read More
The U.S. construction industry added just 1,000 net new jobs in April, according to figures released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Read More
Michigan retailers’ sales and forecasts both rose in April, according to the latest Michigan Retail Index survey, a joint project of Michigan Retailers Association and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Read More
Construction input prices expanded on a monthly basis for the second consecutive month in April, increasing by 0.5 percent, according to an analysis of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Producer Price Index. Read More