Construction Outlays Skidded 1.7% in May

Newman, Emily
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/2/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31669, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on figures released by the U.S. Department of Commerce which reveals that construction spending continued to decline since April 2003 and fell to 1.7% in May 2003. Revelation of $869.8 billion decrease in construction spending in 2003; Comparison of construction spending in May 2003 with that of May 2002; Percentage decline in public construction.


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