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Asphalt roofing, March 2018

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Released: 2018-05-17

Shipments of asphalt shingles totalled 4.0 million metric bundles in March, up 23.2% from the previous month. Compared with March 2017, shipments were 5.2% lower.

Production of asphalt shingles decreased 3.6% to 3.7 million metric bundles in March, while production was 17.3% lower compared with March 2017.

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The monthly survey, Asphalt Roofing, measures production, shipments by destination and exports of asphalt roofing products.

Data in this release are subject to revisions and are not seasonally adjusted.

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