Buddy, can you spare a billion?

Sauer, Bruce
February 2009
Trailer / Body Builders;Feb2009, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p4
Trade Publication
The author reflects on prospects for the trailer and truck industry in 2009 amid a tough economy. According to the author, the industry is facing one of the most challenging business environment ever. He notes that the largest trailer manufacturer in North America experienced a drop in trailer output in 2008. He expresses optimism over the downturn in demand for trucks and trailers. He points out the efforts of trailer manufacturers to cope with real problems in the absence of a bailout.


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