Construction industry’s year-over-year fuel consumption sees first dip since Sept. 2012
| July 12, 2013
The index measures national fuel consumption statistics for the construction industry to provide an month-to-month measure of construction activity in the United States.
The index showed a decrease of 0.6 percent in fuel consumption by the construction industry since June 2012, indicating a slowing in activity. However, month-to-month numbers showed an increase of 0.8 percent.