SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

April 18, 2008 05:00 ET

U.S. Metals & Minerals Industry Eyes $18 Billion in Project Spending for 2008, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - April 18, 2008) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Project spending for the U.S. Metals & Minerals Industry could reach $18 billion in 2008 if plans for more than 540 projects follow through. The projects include capital and maintenance shutdown work, as well as grassroot construction, expansions, production line additions, furnace rebuilds, equipment replacements or additions, and maintenance shutdowns.

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