Heavy Duty Trucking

AUG 2014

The Fleet Business Authority

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68 HDT • AUGUST 2014 www.truckinginfo.com Equipment 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 1St. QTR 2013 1st. QTR 0 200000 400000 600000 800000 1000000 Used New SOURCE: IHS/POLK Fleets 500+ Fleets 5-25 2014 2012 2010 2008 2006 2004 2002 2000 Percentage of New Registrations by Calendar Year & Fleet Size in the U.S. The current strength of the market is big fleets, which have been on the decline for the past two years after peaking in 2011. 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 0 50000 100000 150000 200000 250000 300000 New Trailer Registrations (24-plus ft. length) SOURCE: IHS/POLK 40 35 30 25 20 15 10 5 0 2.3 million 32.1 million 11.7 million Number of Trucks Class 8 trucks used for business purposes (excluding government and farm) in 2012. Total commercial trailers registered in 2012. SOURCE: ATA AMERICAN TRUCKING TRENDS 2014 Class 8 trucks registered and used for business purposes (excluding government and farm) in 2012, representing 24.4% of all trucks registered. Truck Registrations by Calendar Year SOURCE: IHS/POLK Total new trailer registrations are down slightly the first five months of 2014 compared to the first five months of the 2013 calendar year.

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