FTR chart details Total North American Class 8 Orders 201314 USCANMEXEXP
According to The Truck Blue Book TBB usedtruck activity in April showed quotpositive change in asking and auction prices for the start of Q2quot
The Truck Blue Book has found  that ldquoprices for used medium and heavyduty trucks normalized throughout Q1 leaving them prime to rise in Q2rdquo
The Truck Blue Book has reported that in the medium and heavyduty arenas used truck prices have risen since January on both auction and private markets
Over 60 of fleet executives in a new survey indicated they planned to place orders for Class 8 trucks in the next three months and nearly 50 plan to place trailer orders
Per the latest TCP survey the most commonly reported method for adding capacity will be by attaining company equipment that is either financed or purchased via a TRAC Lease  this activity is now at 35 up from 26 in the previous quarterly survey
Per FTR Associates December39s net order activity boosted the annualized rate for the past sixmonth period to 269000 units for all major North American truck OEMs