Trailer Orders April 2022

Trailer Orders Fall in April

FTR reports trailer orders fell back substantially in April to 16,800 units. Trailer orders for the past twelve months have totaled 252,000 units.

Trucking Conditions Index

Trucking Conditions Index

FTR’s Trucking Conditions Index (TCI) improved slightly in February ahead of a plunge in March.

FTR Transportation Conference 2021

FTR Virtual Conference Series

In place of the canceled in-person Transportation Conference, FTR is planning a no-cost, open Conference Virtual Series for the week of Sep13.

Trailer Orders Decrease in May

Trailer Orders Weak in May

FTR reports that trailer orders sank in May to 9,500 units, 42% below April. Y/Y comparisons were still up 112% versus COVID-impacted 2020.

Trailer Orders - 2020

Trailer Orders Remain Solid

FTR reports that preliminary U.S. net trailer orders remained vibrant for the fourth consecutive month, totaling 41,700 units in December.

Class 8 Orders 2019 - Sep 2020

Class 8 Orders Surge in September

FTR reports preliminary North American Class 8 net orders surged in September to the highest total since October 2018, hitting 32,000 units.

Trailer Orders - May 2020

Trailer Orders for May

FTR reports final net trailer orders for May 2020 came in at 4,300 Units. All segments except flatbeds and specialty experienced order increases.