Truck orders revised upward for February

April 2008
Trailer / Body Builders;Apr2008, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the revision for truck orders starting February 2008. The entry cites that net new orders for Class 8 and Class 5-7 have been increased by 1% and 3%, respectively. It also notes declining year-on-year orders for Class 5-8 trucks which includes Volvo, Freightliner and Paccar. In line with this, analysts infer that Class 5-7 orders increased by 98% year-on-year in January, while builds declined by 12%.


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