TITLE

Trailer outlook: slow road ahead

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Nov2007, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
The article discusses highlights of a segment of the 2007 National Trailer Dealers Association (NTDA) conference in Tucson, Arizona, which provided an outlook for the trailer industry sales. Ken Vieth, founder of ACT Research Co., claimed that the outlook for trailer demand will be stunted short term by pressure on trucker profits and underlying structural issues. He noted that the population of trailers continues to grow, and he pointed to a shift away from platform trailers.
ACCESSION #
27748729

 

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