Western Trailers

Western Trailers

Western Trailers

Western Trailers is a manufacturer of custom built and specialty trailers. Their trailer line includes Agricultural Trailers, Platform Trailers, Forest Trailers, Refuse Trailers, and Curtain Trailers.

Trailer Manufacturer Profile

  • Company: Western Trailers
  • Headquarters: Boise, Idaho
  • Founded Date: 1958
  • Founder: Jerry Whitehead
  • Trailer Types:
    • Agricultural Trailers
    • Platform Trailers
    • Forest Trailers
    • Refuse Trailers
    • Curtain Trailers
  • Website: westerntrailer
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Historical Highlights


Company founded. Initial product line includes trailer bodies.


Company begins manufacturing livestock and hopper trailers.


Company begins manufacturing platform trailers.


Company introduces their Commodity Express Trailer. wood residual, refuse, Express Floor®, chip, and other specialty trailers soon followed.