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Construction material guidelines set for Buy America law

The final guidance for the use of construction materials under President Biden’s “Build America, Buy America Act,” which fell under the $1.2 trillion 2021 infrastructure law to expand standards to require government-funded projects to use more U.S.-made construction products has been issued by the White House. 

Finalization of the guidance by the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) supports the implementation of the law’s statutory requirements that certain manufactured products, construction materials, iron, and steel used in federally funded infrastructure projects are made in America. 

Critics of the law, which includes multiple construction and roadbuilding related groups including the American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials and Associated Builders and Contractors, suggested in part that preference for American-made supplies would dramatically increase costs and potentially cause delays based on availability.

While supportive of the intent to expand domestic jobs and manufacturing to avoid further global supply chain disruptions, ABC’s comments on the guidelines sought safeguards against increased costs and delays of projects funded by taxpayers.

Like the Associated General Contractors of America and other groups, ABC continues to have concerns about the implementation of the Buy America requirements.

Conversely, those within the roadbuilding sector gained some amount of relief due in part to the advocacy of the National Asphalt Pavement Association, National Ready Mixed Concrete Association and National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association.

The associations recognized the OMB for ensuring that aggregates, concrete, and asphalt supplied to federally funded construction projects would not be subjected to domestic sourcing requirements.

“These imports are crucial for building roads, constructing waterways, creating housing, and facilitating energy delivery to every community,” a statement by the groups noted.

However, like the general construction groups, officials from the asphalt and concrete groups further indicated that implementation would be monitored across federal and

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Construction Materials Market to Reach $1.7 Trillion, Globally, by 2032 at 3.8% CAGR: Allied Market Research

The global construction materials market is driven by the growing population and urbanization.

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 29, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Allied Market Research published a report, titled, “Construction Materials Market by Material Type (Aggregates, Cement, Bricks and Blocks, Metals, Others), By End-Use (Residential, Commercial, Industrial): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2023-2032”. According to the report, the global construction materials industry generated $1.2 trillion in 2022, and is anticipated to generate $1.7 trillion by 2032, witnessing a CAGR of 3.8% from 2023 to 2032.


The global construction materials market is a dynamic and essential sector within the global economy, encompassing a wide range of products used in the construction of residential, commercial, and infrastructure projects. These materials include aggregates, cement, concrete, steel, wood, plastics, glass, and more. The market’s growth is intricately tied to trends in urbanization, population growth, technological advancements, and sustainability concerns. As the industry shifts towards greener and more innovative solutions, such as recycled and energy-efficient materials, the construction materials market continues to evolve, playing a pivotal role in shaping the modern built environment.

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Prime determinants of growth

The global construction materials market is driven by the rising population and urbanization. However, the cost fluctuation associated with construction materials is anticipated to hinder the growth of the market. Nevertheless, the surge in demand for green construction materials is expected to offer lucrative opportunities for market growth in the coming years.

Report Coverage & Details:

Report Coverage


Forecast Period


Base Year


Market Size in 2022

$1.2 trillion

Market Size in 2032

$1.7 trillion


3.8 %

No. of Pages in Report


Segments covered

Material Type, End-Use, Region.


Rise in population and urbanization.


Infrastructure development.


Growing demand for green construction materials.


Cost fluctuations.


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Streamlining Construction: Site Supply Redefines Cement And Tmt Bar Purchase Experience

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  • Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh Aug 24, 2023 (issuewire)

    Buying cement online has never been easier. Site Supply’s user-friendly website provides customers in Lucknow with the convenience of browsing a wide range of cement options, along with transparent pricing details. From top-grade cement varieties to trusted brands, Site Supply ensures that customers have access to high-quality products that meet their specific project requirements.

    By offering a hassle-free online cement purchase experience, Site Supply empowers customers to save time and make informed choices, all from the comfort of their homes.

    In addition to cement, Site Supply also caters to the growing demand for buying tmt bars in lucknow . With a commitment to providing superior construction materials, Site Supply’s TMT bars are engineered for strength, durability, and longevity. The online platform allows customers to explore a diverse range of TMT bars, compare prices, and make secure purchases, teliminating the need for traditional purchasing hassles.

    “At Site Supply, we believe in simplifying the construction material procurement process for our customers. Our online platform not only offers a wide selection of products but also empowers customers to make well-informed decisions based on their project needs and budget,” says [Ravikant], [Consumer] at Site Supply.

    Whether it’s sourcing cement, purchasing TMT bars, or buying cement online or finding other construction essentials, Site Supply has emerged as a trusted partner for both professionals and homeowners. The company’s dedication to delivering quality products, seamless online transactions, and prompt delivery to construction sites in Lucknow has solidified its reputation as an industry leader.

    For customers seeking to buy cement online, purchase TMT bars, or access other construction materials in Lucknow, visit [ to explore Site Supply’s comprehensive offerings and experience the future of construction material procurement.

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