Polk forecasts 723,000 Class 3-8 new vehicle registrations by 2012

October 2008
Trailer / Body Builders;Oct2008, Vol. 49 Issue 12, p10
Trade Publication
The article deals with the forecast of R. L. Polk & Co. on the new commercial vehicle registrations in the U.S. R. L. Polk expects the number of Classes 3-8 vehicles to grow to 723,000 by 2012. It provides an overview of the fact-based predictive modeling used by Polk to come up with the forecast. It relates the correlation of the forecast with Polk's index of commercial activity.


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