Total U.S. sales of 2WD tractors for May gained 17% compared to May 2017, bolstered by gains of 20% in both the 100-plus horsepower and under-40 horsepower categories, according to the latest data from the Assn. of Equipment Manufacturers.
According to the Assn. of Equipment Manufacturers' latest report, U.S. sales of 2WD tractors in the 40-100 horsepower range were up 7.4% in April and up 2.2% year-to-date. In Canada, sales for 2WD tractors less than 40 horsepower were up 5.2% in April and up 3.9% year-to-date.
According to the Assn. of Equipment Manufacturers, U.S. year-to-date sales of under 40 horsepower tractors were up 1.1% for the first quarter compared with last year and up more than 5% compared with March of last year. Canadian year-to-date sales of under 40 horsepower tractors were up 3.7% for the first quarter compared with last year and up 0.7% compared with March of last year.
The Assn. of Equipment Manufacturers joined the Equipment Dealers Assn. in a commitment to provide comprehensive service information tools to end users of farm equipment for tractors and combines in model year 2021.
A record number of equipment manufacturing industry companies were recognized for their outstanding commitment to advocacy efforts on behalf of the industry at the Assn. of Equipment Manufacturers’ recent annual conference.
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