Martin Marietta Q2 profits grow further on construction recovery

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Thursday, 03 August 2017

Demand from the residential housing end markets increased almost 15% in the quarter as a number of southern US states continue to drive the recovery in the construction sector.

US-based heavy building materials manufacturer Martin Marietta Inc. posted double-digit growth in its net profit in the second quarter of this year, supported by continuing recovery in construction activity in the country.

The company recorded a 17% increase in net profit in Q2, to $142.3m, on the back of improved...

This is a preview of the full article

Our market news and price data is reserved for registered users only.

Current customer? Login now

All of our industrial minerals price data and news is now available only through our new platform. Learn more about the intelligence we offer by visiting our Fastmarkets flagship website. If you are familiar with our reliable and trusted intelligence, fill out a request a quote form today to hear from our friendly sales staff who will create a custom license for you.


           



Interested in lithium prices? We now offer lithium prices and coverage free for reference. Click here to read all about it.

Interested in the wider electrification market?
Join our growing community of participants who want to learn more about electrification and how this market is developing.