According to the Association of Equipment Manufacturer’s monthly “Flash Report,” the sale of all tractors in the U.S. during November were up 41% compared to the same month last year.
For the 11 months in 2020, a total of 263,122 tractors were sold which compares to 226,143 sold thru November 2019 representing a 16% increase year to date.
For the month, two-wheel drive smaller tractors (under 40 HP) were up 47% from last year, while 40 & under 100 HP were up 28%. Sales of 2-wheel drive 100+ HP were up 24%, while 4-wheel drive tractors were up 91%.
For the 11 months, two-wheel drive smaller tractors (under 40 HP) are up 20% over last year, while 40 & under 100 HP are up 12%. Sales of 2-wheel drive 100+ HP are up 1%, while 4-wheel drive tractors are up 5%.
Combine sales were up 33% for the month. Sales of combines for the 11 months totaled 4,544 an increase of 6% over the same period in 2019.