The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has released its monthly sales report for the U.S. (for the full report, click here)
Total unit sales are well above both the five-year average and sales in each of the past three years.
For the month of October 2012, total two-wheel-drive tractor sales were up more than 29% compared with data from 2011. Four-wheel-drive tractor sales were up nearly 29% compared with 2011, while combine sales rose more than 45%.
A year-to-date comparison shows total farm tractor sales are up 10% and combine sales are down less than 1%.
For more, visit www.AEM.org.