Building Products Directory Adds 50 Plus Building Materials Distributors

The custom manufacturing marketplace launches its building materials directory and e-marketplace for the construction industry.

Lexington, KY, August 12, 2010 --( The international marketplace for the manufacturing community, an online trade portal for companies looking to buy and sell custom manufacturing services announced today the debut of its Building Material Supply Directory independent of its main marketplace at The publication is hosted and managed by ForeignTRADEX, a division of Industrial Leaders, and includes offerings for a wide range of building products such as lumber, doors, windows, plywood, vinyl siding, roofing shingles, hardwood flooring, decking, shutters, sheet rock and other building materials.

According to, the new building and construction supplies directory was created because the company receives a significant number of requests monthly from companies and contractors sourcing building products. Mark Hamilton, spokesman for said although building materials are a separate industry from its core business of serving the custom manufacturing industry, the company is committed to meeting the needs of its users and therefore launched the Building Supply Directory to meet the demands of its customers at According to Hamilton, the site includes building and construction materials from domestic and international manufacturers, distributors, dealers, retailers, wholesalers as well as importers and exporters.

“Finding building products on the Web is obviously simple, but locating the most suitable supplier, whether local or overseas is not always as easy, especially when one is sourcing for custom windows, doors and unique wood work and other specialized building materials such as granite and marble counter tops,” said Hamilton. He added, “'s primary focus will continue be on custom made parts and components, but I'm pleased to report today its new directory, which is independent of the company's main site, will further assist users in finding customized goods for a wider range of industries and markets.”

About is a free custom manufacturing online marketplace for machine shops, product designers, engineers, foundries and other companies looking to buy and sell machines parts, precision components and other custom manufacturing services in local, national and international markets at

Donald LaBelle