Embracing the 'new normal.'

Weber, Rick
February 2010
Trailer / Body Builders;Feb2010, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p40
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The article discusses the forecast by Longbow Securities' Eli Lustgarten as contained in the "Industry and Financial Trends and Forecasts for the Next Decade" report. According to Lustgarten, Class 8 truck sales will reach 175-000-225,000 units by 2011. The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago's William Strauss, meanwhile, claims that the U.S. economy should post a sharp growth in 2010. The gross domestic product (GDP) is projected to increase by 2.9% in 2010 and 3.2% in 2011.


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