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 first quarter of 2019. The report includes year-to-date shipment information and a comparison with the prior year’s data.
“The purpose of the shipment report is to provide interested parties insightful information on the asphalt roofing industry,” said ARMA’s Executive Vice President Reed Hitchcock. “Beyond receiving these quarterly summaries, those not eligible for ARMA membership may also apply for a subscription to the full, detailed report on the ARMA website.”
Asphalt Roofing Product Shipments
|Shipments (squares)||Q1-2019||Q1-2018||% Change||YTD 2019||YTD 2018||% Change|
|Shingles – US (including Individual shingles)||37,414,443||39,951,603||-6.4%||37,414,443||39,951,603||-6.4%|
|BUR – US (not including saturated felts)||1,576,679||2,036,659||-22.6%||1,576,679||2,036,659||-22.6%|
|Modified Bitumen – US||7,557,680||8,359,572||-9.6%||7,557,680||8,359,572||-9.6%|
|Shingles – Canada (including Individual shingles)||4,143,208||4,734,237||-12.5%||4,143,208||4,734,237||-12.5%|
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/quarterly-product-shipment-report.