Tuesday Dec 3
Australian market set to open lower
The Australian market looks set to open lower following falls on Wall Street amid concerns that the US Federal Reserve will scale back its bond-buying program more quickly than previously thought.
"Australia Construction Materials: Market Update" is now available at Fast Market Research
This report is the result of Timetric's extensive market research covering the construction materials market in Australia.
Councillors blamed for Boral mine loss
A lack of support from Wingecarribee Shire Council councillors is to blame for more than 30 jobs being lost at Boral's Medway mine, according to councillor and Boral employee Graham McLaughlin.
Boral says housing demand is steady
BUILDING materials maker Boral says demand for its products was steady in the first few months of the financial year as housing construction picks up in NSW and Western Australia.