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Cement Shortage Hits U.S. Construction Industry
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Cement Shortage Hits U.S. Construction Industry

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Cement Shortage Hits U.S. Construction Industry

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The U.S. is short on cement, which means that some driveways and pools may go un-poured this construction season. Who's to blame? China. NPR's Scott Simon gets the story from Ed Sullivan, chief economist for the Illinois-based Portland Cement Association.

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