SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

July 31, 2015 06:00 ET

Planned Industrial Manufacturing in U.S. and Canada Up 40% From Last Year, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Jul 31, 2015) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- According to Industrial Info's North American Project Spending Index, the value of projects in the Industrial Manufacturing Industry that are planned to kick off this year in the U.S. and Canada is up 39.7% from the same period last year. Data through the end of June 2015 show that the value of the projects planned to kick off in 2015 was $50.6 billion, compared to $36.2 billion planned to kick off in 2014 at the same time of year.

Some of the biggest year-over-year gains have been seen in the eastern U.S., in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic market regions. Together, these regions account for more than $17 billion in planned Industrial Manufacturing. Construction starts during the 2015 calendar year. Some of the highest-value projects in these market regions are commuter rail projects in metropolitan areas.

To read the complete story, check out the most recent edition of Industrial Info's NavigatIIR online newsletter, which also discusses North American project spending trends, new product available from Industrial Info, and more.

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