Wabash exits domestic container market

April 2006
Trailer / Body Builders;Apr2006, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of Wabash National Corp. to withdraw from the U.S. intermodal container market by March 2006. The expected effect of the move on the quarter pre-tax profits of the business is cited. A forecast on the sales of van trailer units during the first quarter of 2006 is also presented.


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