Asphalt roofing, April 2018
Shipments of asphalt shingles totalled 3.1 million metric bundles in April, down 23.7% from the previous month. Shipments were 0.5% lower compared with April 2017.
Production of asphalt shingles decreased 19.5% to 3.0 million metric bundles in April, while production was 10.0% lower compared with April 2017.
Note to readers
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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