TITLE

What's the pulse in parts?

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Oct2007, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a survey by the Trailer/Body Builders on the trailer parts business. E-mails were sent to trailer dealers, truck equipment distributors, dealers, repair shops and parts specialists, inquiring about part sales, inventory levels, and gross margins for 2006. The respondents mentioned several trends affecting the parts department, including the slower economy, a decline in new trailer sales and increase in used trailer sales and the rise in imported and counterfeit parts.
ACCESSION #
27437588

 

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