Editors' note: Because we ask different questions in each new Cost of Doing Business Survey
, it is impossible to compare all the details between the five surveys item by item.
For a complete copy of the 1997 Cost of Doing Business Survey
, call the NAHB Home Builders Bookstore at 1-800-223-2665.
The main objective of the Consultant is to conduct the Cost of Doing Business Survey
for the year of 2013, during July-September 2014.
Benefits for AWI manufacturing members include the AWI's "Cost of Doing Business Survey
and Compensation Study Report," valued at $950 per copy.
Apart from our ongoing efforts to take the pulse of the industry, AWI conducts an annual Cost of Doing Business Survey
. Among the "high profit" member manufacturers who responded, we found that operating margins dipped from 9.46% last year to 8.08%.
According to the WCMA's latest Dimension & Market Study and Cost of Doing Business Survey
, sales volume for dimension and component parts are at record levels, while profit margins have never been lower.