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Tractor, Combine Sales Were Up in September
USAgNet - 10/11/2017

According to the Association of Equipment Manufacturer's monthly "Flash Report," the sale of all tractors in the U.S. in September 2017, were down 10% compared to the same month last year.

Agri Marketing magazine reports that for the nine months in 2017, a total of 168,621 tractors were sold which compares to 163,162 sold thru September 2016 representing a 3% increase for the year.

Two-wheel drive smaller tractors (under 40 HP) were down 9% from last year, while 40 & under 100 HP were down 8%. Sales of 2-wheel drive 100+ HP were down 25%, while 4-wheel drive tractors were up 25%.

For the year, two-wheel drive smaller tractors (under 40 HP) are up 8% over last year, while 40 & under 100 HP were down 1%. Sales of 2-wheel drive 100+ HP are down 16%, while 4-wheel drive tractors are up 2%.

Combine sales were up 6% for the month. Sales of combines for the year total 2,936 a decrease of 4% from 2016.

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