A kilt-ful of concerns

Weber, Rick
March 2010
Trailer / Body Builders;Mar2010, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p32
Trade Publication
The article features projections for the truck and trailer sector in the U.S. at the Heavy Duty Aftermarket Forum in 2010. The industry is reportedly faced with product improvements that have lessened overhauling frequency, over-distribution in a flat market for the next five years and the likelihood of the market being the same up to 2020. It is stated that fleets are purchasing parts on an as-needed basis from dealers because of availability and from independent outlets because of price.


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