ACT Research: Industry Books 25,800 Net Orders in January, Generating Slight Backlog Growth to Open the New Year

Posted on 19. Feb, 2019 by in Press Releases, Trailers

ACT’s preliminary estimate for January 2019 net trailer orders is 25,800 units. Final volume will be available later this month. Our methodology allows us to generate a preliminary estimate of the market that should be within +/- 3% of the final order tally. “While the industry had the weakest January order volume since 2016, it […]

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ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Orders Close 2018 Up 35%, As Industry Sets Annual Records For Net Orders and Production

Posted on 25. Jan, 2019 by in Press Releases, Trailers

US trailer order volume slid sequentially for the third month in a row, but it’s all relative when one considers that nearly 28,000 net orders were posted in December, according to this month’s issue of ACT Research’s State of the Industry: U.S. Trailer Report. The report explains that the long-running order stream that started in […]

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ACT Research: Industry Sets All-Time Annual Net Order Record in 2018; Closing the Year on a Softer Note, 27,800 Orders Booked in December

Posted on 16. Jan, 2019 by in Press Releases, Trailers

ACT’s preliminary estimate for December 2018 net trailer orders is 27,800 units. Final volume will be available later this month. Our methodology allows us to generate a preliminary estimate of the market that should be within +/- 3% of the final order tally. “Considering the long-running order strength, December’s pause was not entirely surprising, with […]

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ACT Research: November U.S. Trailer Orders Up 101% Y/Y, 5th Best Net Order Month in Industry History

Posted on 20. Dec, 2018 by in Press Releases, Trailers

US trailer order volume slid sequentially for the second month in a row, but it’s all relative when one considers that more than 45,000 net orders were posted in November, according to this month’s issue of ACT Research’s State of the Industry: U.S. Trailer Report. The report explains that November was the fifth highest net […]

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ACT Research: The Record-Setting Pace Continues; Trailer OEMs Have 5th Best Month in Industry History; 43,600 Orders Booked Last Month

Posted on 14. Dec, 2018 by in Press Releases, Trailers

ACT’s preliminary estimate for November 2018 net trailer orders is 43,600 units. Final volume will be available later this month. Our methodology allows us to generate a preliminary estimate of the market that should be within +/- 3% of the final order tally. “Trailer orders continued to set records in November. Led by dry vans, […]

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ACT Research: October U.S. Trailer Orders Up 120% Y/Y, 2nd Best Month in Industry History

Posted on 27. Nov, 2018 by in Press Releases, Trailers

After September’s all-time net order record, volume softened only a small degree in October, with volumes ranked as the second-best month in industry history at more than 55,000 trailers entering the orderboard, according to this month’s issue of ACT Research’s State of the Industry: U.S. Trailer Report. “Six of ten trailer categories posted month-over-month gains, […]

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ACT Research: US Trailer Industry Set Net Order Records in Q3’18, with Backlogs Stretching into Q2’19

Posted on 21. Nov, 2018 by in Press Releases, Trailers

The US trailer industry set net order records throughout Q3’18, with both July and August being the strongest months, respectively, in industry history, according to this quarter’s issue of ACT Research’s Trailer Components Report. The quarter closed with the industry posting the strongest monthly net order volume in history, with more than 58,000 net orders […]

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ACT Research: OEMs Booked 55,250 Units in October; The Second-Best Month in History Follows September’s All-Time Record

Posted on 12. Nov, 2018 by in Press Releases, Trailers

ACT’s preliminary estimate for October 2018 net trailer orders is 55,250 units. Final October volume will be available later this month. Our methodology allows us to generate a preliminary estimate of the market that should be within +/- 3% of the final order tally. “After posting the highest monthly net order volume in history in […]

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ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Orders Now Considered Epic, Up 135% Year-Over-Year

Posted on 24. Oct, 2018 by in Press Releases, Trailers

September orders continued to reflect the early opening to the 2018/19 order season. Total trailer net orders of more than 58k units were up 52% m/m and 135% better than this time last year, according to this month’s issue of ACT Research’s State of the Industry: U.S. Trailer Report. “Following the strongest July and August […]

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ACT Research: Trailer Industry Sets All-Time Monthly Record Net Order Volume in September; OEMs Report 58,200 Units Shattering Previous Industry Best

Posted on 17. Oct, 2018 by in Press Releases, Trailers

ACT’s preliminary estimate for September 2018 net trailer orders is 58,200 units. Final September volume will be available later this month. Our methodology allows us to generate a preliminary estimate of the market that should be within +/- 3% of the final order tally. “Fleets reached a never-before-seen trailer order level in September. OEMs booked […]

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