The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) has released its Quarterly Product Shipment Report, covering asphalt roofing product shipments in the United States and Canada in the final quarter of 2018. The report includes year-to-date shipment information and a comparison with the prior year’s data.
“By issuing these reports, ARMA is providing the interested members of the public an opportunity to stay up-to-date on the asphalt roofing industry,” said ARMA’s Executive Vice President Reed Hitchcock.
Asphalt Roofing Product Shipments
|Shipments (squares)||Q4-2018||Q4-2017||% Change||YTD 2018||YTD 2017||% Change|
|Shingles – US (including Individual shingles)||29,962,044||30,379,426||-1.4%||143,453,436||151,098,256||-5.1%|
|BUR – US (not including saturated felts)||1,674,370||2,170,704||-22.9%||7,919,157||9,290,841||-14.8%|
|Modified Bitumen – US||7,800,172||7,853,109||-0.7%||35,387,384||34,361,438||3.0%|
|Shingles – Canada(including Individualshingles)||1,305,005||1,969,802||-33.7%||14,355,450||14,876,926||-3.5%|
Roofing product shipment data is collected from participating manufacturers by an independent third party, Association Research Inc., and aggregated to create this report.
For more information, visit https://asphaltroofing.org.