SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

July 27, 2016 07:30 ET

Greater Pittsburgh Headed for Tight Labor Market, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Jul 27, 2016) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Industrial project spending in the Greater Pittsburgh area is set to escalate in the coming years, bringing with it an accompanying need for skilled craft labor and a tightening labor market. Post-recession (2010-2015) plant spending in the region shrank 2.6%, averaging $2.42 billion per year. Labor hour growth over the same five-year period was 1.6%. However, these low figures are set to change in the coming years.

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