Asphalt roofing material, April 2019
Shipments of asphalt shingles totalled 3.4 million metric bundles in April, down 14.0% from the previous month. In comparison with April 2018, shipments were 10.5% higher.
Production of asphalt shingles decreased 3.6% from March to 3.2 million metric bundles in April, while production was 7.0% higher compared with April 2018.
Note to readers
The Monthly Asphalt Roofing Material Survey measures production, shipments by destination and exports of asphalt roofing products. Data in this release are subject to revisions and not seasonally adjusted.
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