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May Safety Report Now Available

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Roseburg Exploring New MDF Plant

Roseburg, Springfield, OR, announced plans to conduct a feasibility study to potentially locate a second MDF panel plant or a bioenergy production facility in the Western U.S. The study should be concluded in the next few months with a decision expected by the end of 2022. See Roseburg

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U.S. Housing Starts Shrink in May

U.S. housing starts in May were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.55 million, down 14.4% from the revised April figure and 3.5% below the comparable month last year. Single-family starts fell 9.2% from April to 1.05 million. U.S. building permits were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.7 million, decreasing 7% from

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June U.S. Builder Confidence Falls

U.S. builder confidence for new single-family homes in June decreased for the sixth straight month, decreased two points from May to 67, the lowest reading in two years, according to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI). The HMI component gauging current sales conditions dipped one point to 77 and the

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Canadian Construction Investment Increases in April

Canadian building construction investment in April was up 2.7% from March to $20.9 billion (CAD). Residential construction spending grew 3.2% to $15.7 billion over March, and non-residential totals were 1.4% higher in April at $5.3 billion. Single-family spending rose 4.5% from March to $8.8 billion and multi-unit levels increased 1.5% to $6.9 billion in April.

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May Safety Report Now Available

This content is restricted and requires a login to view. CPA launched a new website in August 2021 so your previous password will not work.  If you’ve requested a new password and did not receive one, please check your spam folder and also make sure the following domain is “whitelisted” as a safe sender: weblinkinternational.com. 

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Roseburg Exploring New MDF Plant

Roseburg, Springfield, OR, announced plans to conduct a feasibility study to potentially locate a second MDF panel plant or a bioenergy production facility in the Western U.S. The study should be concluded in the next few months with a decision expected by the end of 2022. See Roseburg

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U.S. Housing Starts Shrink in May

U.S. housing starts in May were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.55 million, down 14.4% from the revised April figure and 3.5% below the comparable month last year. Single-family starts fell 9.2% from April to 1.05 million. U.S. building permits were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.7 million, decreasing 7% from

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June U.S. Builder Confidence Falls

U.S. builder confidence for new single-family homes in June decreased for the sixth straight month, decreased two points from May to 67, the lowest reading in two years, according to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI). The HMI component gauging current sales conditions dipped one point to 77 and the

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Canadian Construction Investment Increases in April

Canadian building construction investment in April was up 2.7% from March to $20.9 billion (CAD). Residential construction spending grew 3.2% to $15.7 billion over March, and non-residential totals were 1.4% higher in April at $5.3 billion. Single-family spending rose 4.5% from March to $8.8 billion and multi-unit levels increased 1.5% to $6.9 billion in April.

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