Armstrong Sales Increase

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. had consolidated net sales of $280 million for the second quarter of 2021, an increase of 37.8 per cent over net sales of $203.2 million in the second quarter of 2020. The increase was primarily driven by higher mineral fibre sales volumes and acquisitions. Operating income for the quarter was $78.3 million, up 25.5 per cent over operating income of $62.4 million. The increase was due to higher sales volumes in the mineral fibre and architectural specialties segments.