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Wood products industry’s Q3 retained earnings down 17%

The wood products industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was down 17 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report 0.8 percent decrease in November sales

Sales by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in November were $12.2 billion, a decrease of 0.8 percent from the revised October 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. multi-family homes under construction in October increase over previous month

The total number of multi-family homes under construction in October 2019 in the United States was 3,815,100, compared to 3,807,600 for September, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

U.S. advertising, public relations and related services report 1.2% change in revenue from Q3 2019 to Q3 2018

Revenue for advertising, public relations and related services across the U.S. was $26.1 billion for the 3rd quarter of 2019, a 1.2 percent decrease from the same quarter in 2018.

Farm product raw materials wholesalers report 13 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by farm product raw materials wholesalers in November 2019 were $16.9 billion, an increase of 13 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. advertising, public relations and related services report $26 billion in revenue for Q2 2019

Revenue for advertising, public relations and related services across the U.S. was $26 billion for the 2nd quarter of 2019.

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report 4.9 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in November 2019 were $10.9 billion, an increase of 4.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report $43.8 billion in September sales

Sales by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in September 2019 were $43.8 billion.

U.S. air transportation services report $57.5 billion in revenue for Q2 2019

Revenue for air transportation services across the U.S. was $57.5 billion for the 2nd quarter of 2019.

Nonmetallic mineral products industry’s Q3 retained earnings down 3.9%

The nonmetallic mineral products industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was down 3.9 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. air transportation services report 3% change in revenue from Q3 2019 to Q3 2018

Revenue for air transportation services across the U.S. was $57.7 billion for the 3rd quarter of 2019, a 3 percent increase over the same quarter in 2018.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report 2.3 percent decrease in November sales

Sales by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in November were $42.6 billion, a decrease of 2.3 percent from the revised October 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Port of Charleston sets another annual record

The Port of Charleston continues to grow apace, with the South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) reporting a 5% increase in equivalent container units (TEUs) handled in 2019 over 2018.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report 7.9 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in September were valued at $55.2 billion, an increase of 7.9 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Charleston leaders gathering public input on affordable housing

The city of Charleston aims to gather and refer to public comments during today’s series of meetings on affordable housing to update a five-year plan for future federal funding use.

Metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers report 0.8 percent increase in November sales

Sales by metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers in November were $14.3 billion, an increase of 0.8 percent from the revised October 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. architectural, engineering and related services report 6.4% change in revenue from Q3 2019 to Q3 2018

Revenue for architectural, engineering and related services across the U.S. was $89.9 billion for the 3rd quarter of 2019, a 6.4 percent increase over the same quarter in 2018.

Iron, steel and ferroalloys industry’s Q3 retained earnings up 13%

The iron, steel and ferroalloys industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was up 13 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. architectural, engineering and related services report $88.7 billion in revenue for Q2 2019

Revenue for architectural, engineering and related services across the U.S. was $88.7 billion for the 2nd quarter of 2019.

Apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers report $12.2 billion in October sales

Sales by apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers in October 2019 were $12.2 billion.

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