TITLE

2005 equipment sales jump nearly 15 percent

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Jan2006, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p96
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the forecasts of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers on the equipment market by the end of 2005. Projection on the rate of increase in sales of batch plants, concrete paving machinery and related equipment in the U.S.; Outlook on the total construction equipment business in the U.S., Canada and worldwide; Impact of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible and Efficient Transportation Equity Act U.S. highway bill on the equipment business.
ACCESSION #
19879988

 

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