ACT Research: While Class 8 Measures Are Near-Record Highs, Signs of Decline Are Showing

ACT Research: While Class 8 Measures Are Near-Record Highs, Signs of Decline Are Showing According to ACT Research’s recently released Transportation Digest, Class 8 retail sales and build are starting the summer at near-record high levels, but evidence supporting a change in direction continues to accumulate. At the same time, the medium duty market was [...]

ACT Research: While Class 8 Measures Are Near-Record Highs, Signs of Decline Are Showing2019-06-24T09:17:38-04:00

ACT Research: While Class 8 Measures Are at Cycle Highs, Trailer Orders Are Weak

ACT Research: While Class 8 Measures Are at Cycle Highs, Trailer Orders Are Weak According to ACT Research’s recently released Transportation Digest, Class 8 retail sales and build remain at cycle highs, but signs are multiplying that the market momentum will start declining during the second half of this year. At the same time, net [...]

ACT Research: While Class 8 Measures Are at Cycle Highs, Trailer Orders Are Weak2019-05-20T16:43:18-04:00

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

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. Source: [...]

ACT Research: Commercial Vehicle Industry Solid; US Economy Slowing, But Still Positive2019-03-19T15:00:52-04:00