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Trailer Orders Up 14% in December

| January 24, 2014

trailer ordersThe trailer industry saw a 14% month over month gain in net orders in December, as six of the ten trailer categories posted positive results.

According to ACT Research, tor 2013, a total of 231,700 orders were booked, down just under 2% from 2012’s result. This was the third consecutive year of annual orders greater than 230,000.

“All trailer categories had single digit cancellation rates, which is a positive for the industry,” said Frank Maly, Director – CV Transportation Analysis and Research at ACT. “In addition to indicating that existing fleet commitments are solid, low cancellations also simplify material flow and order planning by the original equipment manufacturers,” he added.

More info at: www.actresearch.net.


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