U.S. Tractor Sales Up 12% In April, Combine Sales Up 4%

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According to the Association of Equipment Manufacturer’s monthly “Flash Report,” the sale of all tractors in the U.S. in 2020, were up 12% in April compared to 2019.

For the year, a total of 73,429 tractors were sold which compares to 73,893 sold in 2019 representing an even increase for the year.

For the month of April, two-wheel drive smaller tractors (under 40 HP) were up 16% from last year, while 40 & under 100 HP were up 6%. Sales of 2-wheel drive 100+ HP were down 10%, while 4-wheel drive tractors were down 7%.

For the year, two-wheel drive smaller tractors (under 40 HP) are even with last year, while 40 & under 100 HP are down 3%. Sales of 2-wheel drive 100+ HP are down 4%, while 4-wheel drive tractors were down 7%.

Combine sales were up 4% for the month. Sales of combines for the year totaled 1,304 compared to 1,461 in 2019, an 11% decrease.