Washington – RealEstateRama – On Thursday, March 11 at 2 p.m. EST, the Associated General Contractors of America will release new data showing the impacts of the coronavirus on the construction sector one year into the pandemic. The new data is based on a survey of construction firms and includes details on how the coronavirus is impacting demand for construction, the cost and availability of key construction materials, hiring plans and job site safety. Survey results will be available by construction type, region and by state*
Ken Simonson, the trade association’s chief economist, will release the survey results and provide his analysis of how the coronavirus is impacting the construction sector. He will also offer his latest short-term forecasts for the commercial construction industry. Construction contractors will also participate to discuss how the pandemic has impacted their businesses. After, Simonson and the contractors will answer questions from the media.
WHO: Ken Simonson, Chief Economist, Associated General Contractors of America, Arlington, VA
WHAT: Release of New Data Showing the State the Construction Workforce and Industry, Nationally, Regionally and by State*
WHEN: 2 p.m. EST
Thursday, March 11, 2021
Or dial: 312 626 6799
Webinar ID: 84710000873#
*Coronavirus survey state-specific data available for Ala., Ariz., Calif., Colo., Fla., Ga., Ill., Iowa, Ky., La., Minn., Mo., Nev., N.Y., N.C., Okla., Ore., Pa., S.D., Texas, Utah, Va., Wash., W.V. and Wisc.
CONTACT: Brian Turmail