There are approximately 5,500 ready mixed concrete plants in the nation, matched with 55,000 ready mixed concrete mixer trucks. Comprising of 75% of the cement shipment in the country, the ready mix concrete industry is a vital part of the construction industry nationally.
The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has released their June 2015 statistics on the production of ready mixed concrete. NRMCA estimated with their statistics using “validated assumptions and the data on cement shipments reported by the U.S. Geological Survey” through the Department of Interior.
The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association estimates that ready mixed concrete produced in June was 33 million cubic yards, 7.6% higher than June 2014.
The report concludes that the value of the ready mixed concrete produced by the industry is estimated at $30 billion.
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