Deep freeze may have cost economy about $5 billion, analysis shows

Deep freeze may have cost economy about $5 billion, analysis shows

One analytics company is estimating that the polar freeze that covered much of the United States last week cost the economy about $5 billion in lost production and damages, including frozen water pipes and sewer lines. Plumber Nate Petersen is working on a city water pipe that froze in a south Minneapolis home.
Major U.S. airlines canceled about 20,000 flights during this month’s deep freeze, costing the airlines an estimated $50 million to $100 million in lost revenues.

Deep freeze may have cost economy about $5 billion, analysis shows

One analytics company is estimating that the polar freeze that covered much of the United States last week cost the economy about $5 billion in lost production and damages, including frozen water pipes and sewer lines. Plumber Nate Petersen is working on a city water pipe that froze in a south Minneapolis home.
Major U.S. airlines canceled about 20,000 flights during this month’s deep freeze, costing the airlines an estimated $50 million to $100 million in lost revenues.
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