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Profits Anyone?

By Garry Bartecki

Article Date: 02-01-2011
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AED's new 20 Group program will provide dealers of all sizes with clear direction for rebuilding business.

The construction industry is quite fascinating; it lags both the economic downturn and recovery. In this latest downturn (depression), however, the severity of changes in all the economic segments is pushing the construction recovery way out beyond a normal recovery period. Who would have thought we would be talking three to five years for a recovery to take place? But it is what it is, and many of you have performed admirably under probably the most trying circumstances encountered in this industry in the last 50 years.

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