COLUMBUS, Ind. – Trucking organizations keep on ordering trucks in close record numbers.
ACT Research reports that preparatory Classes 5-8 arranges in February came in at 67,700 units, making it the third most grounded arrange month since the 2006 pre-purchase.
It is likewise the fifth best request month of the thousand years, ACT reports.
“Regardless of falling 17% beneath January’s best-in-12-years arrange admission, February’s industry arrange volume still makes it into the pantheon ever incredible months, with both the MD and HD markets contributing liberally to the last request count,” said Kenny Vieth, ACT’s leader and senior investigator. “On a regularly balanced premise, net requests rose 42% year-over-year to 63,000 units – additionally the fifth best unsurpassed perusing.”
Class 8 orders were among the most grounded ever.
“Vigorous Class 8 arrange positions proceeded in February. For the month, Class 8 orders totaled 40,600 units – the eighth best request month on record and the ninth time in history in which orders overshadowed the 40,000-unit stamp,” Vieth said. “Regular change diminishes the month’s request magnanimity to 37,600 units, up 63% contrasted with last February’s request consumption.”