TITLE

Bearish on truck market

AUTHOR(S)
Weber, Rick
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Jan2008, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of A.C.T. Research to lower its Class 8 heavy duty trucks production forecast in the U.S. for 2008 and 2009. Kenny Vieth, a senior partner at A.C.T., noted that upside revisions to the estimates depend on the economy in 2008. Vieth mentioned that housing and automotive are two freight-generating sectors. He said that the industry has been doing a good job of cutting inventory.
ACCESSION #
29415917

 

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