TITLE

Axle shortage besets Western Europe

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Aug2007, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the shortage of axles in Western Europe. The axle shortage is attributed to the increased demand for new trailers by European transport companies. Forecast by CLEAR on the European market for heavy-goods vehicle trailers revealed that about 200,000 new trailers will be sold in the region as a whole in 2007. Economic forecasts for gross domestic product have improved across Europe which led to more demand for transport.
ACCESSION #
26665911

 

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