Commercial trailer orders remain soft but improved

September 2009
Trailer / Body Builders;Sep2009, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p6
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The article announces the 4% increase in net orders for commercial trailers in the U.S. in July 2009 from the previous month and 16% from the previous year, based on the report "State of the Industry: US Trailers" issued by ACT Research Co. LLC. It marked the first gain recorded in 2009. But trailer net orders are still down 39% year-to-date through July from 2008. ACT Research partner Kenny Vieth noted positive developments in the demand for commercial trailers.


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