SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

October 09, 2008 07:30 ET

North American Industrial Project Index Slows to 8% Growth, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - October 9, 2008) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In August, the North American Industrial Project Index dipped to its lowest point in 32 months at 8.34% growth. The index peaked when growth hit 40.45% in July 2007. The index is based on $305 billion in industrial projects that have either started construction or are still on track to begin construction in 2008, compared with $282 billion tracked in August 2007 for last year.

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