SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

April 11, 2011 06:45 ET

Metals & Minerals Industry Upbeat on $45 Billion Project Spending in 2011, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Apr 11, 2011) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The March 2011 update of Industrial Info's North American Industrial Project Spending Index shows that the Metals & Minerals Industry is up 10.17% year over year for the value of confirmed project activity. Currently, Industrial Info is tracking almost $45 billion worth of capital and maintenance projects scheduled to begin construction in 2011 compared to $40.80 billion at the same time last year.

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