Canadian nonresidential construction down in Q3

The Regina Leader-Post
October 19, 2011
COMMERCIAL, FABRICATION : BUSINESS

Investment in nonresidential construction in Saskatchewan was down 7.7 percent in the third quarter compared with the same period last year, Statistics Canada reported, Oct. 18, according to a next-day report from The Regina Leader-Post.

Nonresidential construction, which includes industrial, commercial and institutional buildings, totalled $353 million (seasonally adjusted), down from $383 million in the third quarter of 2010. Third-quarter nonresidential construction was also down 1.1 percent from $357 million in the second quarter of 2011, on par with the national average, according to the article.

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