Most Recent Class 8 Orders
FTR Reports Class 8 Orders Remain Firm in January at 21,600 Units
FTR released preliminary Class 8 net orders for January at a solid 21,600 units, continuing the remarkably consistent trend that began in October. January 2017 Class 8 orders were 20% better than January 2016. After a steady decline in order rates and backlog throughout most of 2016, the market righted itself in Q4. Class 8 orders for the past three months now annualize to 248,000 units, with backlogs expected to rise for the third straight month.
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