Ag Machinery Sales Finish Year Strong

January 21, 2011 03:17 PM


According to the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), 2010 U.S. ag equipment sales rose above the data from 2009. In its December Flash Report, AEM details the following:

Two-wheel-drive tractor sales were 20.6% above the same month’s  numbers in 2009, and rose 5.6% for the whole year.

Four-wheel-drive tractor sales were 40.1% above the same month’s numbers in 2009, and rose 28.3% year-to-year.

All farm tractor sales were up 21.4% comparing December 2010 to December 2009, and up 6.3% for the entire year.

Combine sales finished the year strong, increasing 37.4% in December 2010 compared with December 2009. And for the entire year, combine sales rose 10.3%.

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