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ACT Research: May Volumes of Used Trucks Down 12% M/M

May Volumes of Used Trucks Down 12% M/M COLUMBUS, IN – The volume of used Class 8 trucks sold in May dropped 12% below April’s volume, according to the latest release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks, published by ACT Research. “The volume drop was expected, since sales usually slow […]

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ACT Research: May Trailer Net Orders Up 52% Year over Year

COLUMBUS, IN – The trailer industry booked 22,300 net orders in May according to the most recent State of the Industry: U.S. Trailers published by ACT Research Co. (ACT). “May net orders rose 52% year over year,” said Frank Maly, Director – CV Transportation Analysis and Research at ACT. “Backlog, build, inventory and shipments were […]

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ACT Research: HD Orders Rebound in May

COLUMBUS, IN – Class 8 orders rebounded in May after falling below expectations in April. Conversely, Classes 5-7 net orders pulled back sharply from April’s stellar performance. These results were published in the latest State of the Industry report, recently released by ACT Research Co. (ACT). The report covers Classes 5 through 8 vehicles for […]

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ACT Research: April Trailer Orders Close a Strong Order Season

COLUMBUS, IN – The October to April trailer industry order season gained 25% over the 2012-2013 season according to the most recent State of the Industry: U.S. Trailers published by ACT Research Co. (ACT). Most of the strength came from dry and reefer vans. “April net orders of 26,390 rose 20% year over year,” said […]

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