November AEM numbers show small uptick in tractor sales

(Lara de Moissac/RealAgriculture)

The latest Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers numbers for November are in and tractors in the <40 hp range saw the biggest growth.

Overall, tractor sales rose 4.4 per cent for the month and grew 9.1 per cent year-to-date (YTD).

While 40 to 100 hp tractors sales stayed fairly flat for the month, YTD they grew 3.9 per cent. Over 100 hp units had a similarly small drop of 0.5 per cent for the month, and a YTD drop of 12.7 per cent. Four-wheel-drive units fell 10.3 per cent YTD.

Not unexpectedly, self-propelled combines dropped 45 per cent in November, putting YTD unit sales 11.1 per cent behind 2019.



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