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Truck Orders Fall 10% in April, Reports Say

Truck orders slipped 10% last month from the year-earlier period on a preliminary basis as industry trends return to more typical seasonal patterns, ACT Research and consulting firm FTR reported.

May 4, 2015
Business, Logistics

March Trailer Orders Drop, but Large Backlogs Remain

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March orders for new trailers fell 22% from a year earlier, but manufacturers remain busy with a heavy backlog generated by an “epic” order season over the past several months, ACT Research said.

May 4, 2015
Business, Logistics

March Trailer Orders Fall 22%, But Manufacturers’ Backlogs Remain Strong

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March trailer orders fell 22% from a year ago, but manufacturers remain busy building a heavy backlog of new equipment requested during the “epic” order season that began in the fall, ACT Research reported.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
April 24, 2015
Business, Equipment

Class 8 Truck Orders Decline for First Time in 26 Months

New orders for Class 8 trucks declined in March for the first time in 26 months, but manufacturers remain busy filling previously placed orders, ACT Research said.

April 13, 2015
Business

Wholesalers Face an Inventory Glut

Sales of durable goods at U.S. distributors in January and February suffered the biggest two-month drop since the recession's last gasp in early 2009, figures from the Commerce Department showed April 9 in Washington.

April 10, 2015
Business

Class 8 Orders Decline in March for First Time in 26 Months

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New orders of Class 8 trucks slipped 9% in March, ending a streak of 25 straight months with year-over-year growth in order intake, ACT Research reported.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
April 2, 2015
Business

Factory Orders Increase for First Time in 7 Months

Ron Antonelli/Bloomberg News

U.S. factory orders rose 0.2% in February, the first increase since July, the Commerce Department reported April 2.

April 2, 2015
Business, Logistics

Trailer Orders Drop 30% in February

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

February net trailer orders fell 30% from a year ago to 20,700 units, ACT Research Co. reported.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 27, 2015
Business

February Truck Orders Increase 7%

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February Class 8 truck orders rose 7% from a year ago to 31,200, ACT Research Co. reported.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 4, 2015
Business, Logistics

January Trailer Orders Rise 18% to Near 30,000

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New trailer orders rose 18% in January from a year ago to 29,853 units, ACT Research reported.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
February 26, 2015

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