ACT Research: Commercial Vehicle Industry Solid; US Economy Slowing, But Still Positive

Posted on 19. Mar, 2019 by in Press Releases, Transportation Digest

According to ACT Research’s recently released Transportation Digest, conditions in the Class 8 market are solid, benefitting from momentum generated in 2018 that should carry the market to peaks that are likely to take the industry to its highest non-prebuy levels ever. The Classes 5-7 market started 2019 with mixed results at high levels. The […]

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ACT Research: Commercial Vehicle Industry Maintaining Momentum; US Economic Path Remains A Concern

Posted on 25. Feb, 2019 by in Press Releases, Transportation Digest

According to ACT Research’s recently released Transportation Digest, the Class 8 truck market started 2019 with powerful positive momentum, although uncertainty surrounding trade and tariffs and a slowing global economy are still causes for caution. In the Classes 5-7 market, the truck segment continued to buoy the total medium duty market. In other news, same […]

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ACT Research: Commercial Vehicle Industry Maintaining Momentum; Deceleration Expected in the US Economy

Posted on 21. Jan, 2019 by in Press Releases, Transportation Digest

According to the recent released ACT Research’s Transportation Digest, the Class 8 truck market started 2019 with powerful positive momentum from a remarkable and record-setting 2018. In the Classes 5-7 market, the truck segment made yet another outsized contribution to the total medium duty market, perpetuating its growth. In other news, same dealer sales of […]

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ACT Research: Commercial Vehicle Industry Maintaining Momentum

Posted on 19. Dec, 2018 by in Press Releases, Transportation Digest

According to a recent release of ACT Research’s Transportation Digest, the Class 8 truck market continued to extend all-time records for backlog and cumulative annual orders. The medium duty market ran like a well-oiled machine in October, maintaining its momentum and pace. Additionally, same dealer sales of used Class 8 vehicles improved 2% in October. […]

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ACT Research: For-Hire Volumes Rebounded in October, US Economy is Strong

Posted on 26. Nov, 2018 by in Press Releases, Transportation Digest

The ACT For-Hire Trucking Survey Volume Index (seasonally adjusted) rebounded in October, to 55.9 from 51.8 in September, according to a recent release of ACT Research’s Transportation Digest. However, the report noted that this remains below the year-to-date average. The report, which combines proprietary data analysis from a wide variety of sources to paint a […]

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