Medium-duty trucks
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Medium-Duty Sales in April Climb Slightly

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U.S. retail sales of medium-duty trucks in April neared 19,000, rising slightly higher than a year earlier, WardsAuto.com reported.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
May 15, 2018
Business

Replacement of Older Units Drives Growth Of Medium-Duty Vehicle Sales, Analysts Say

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Medium-duty trucks sales reached their highest level in years during 2014, boosted by replacement activity among large-scale buyers who are cycling older units out of their fleets. But while the growth is a sign that commercial buyers see economic opportunity ahead, the piecemeal approach to acquisitions will hold the industry back from returning to previous heights, industry experts said.

March 2, 2015