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ACT Research: Preliminary NA Classes 5-8 Vehicle Orders Still Healthy

ACT Research: October Used Truck Metrics Show Volumes Remain Up YTD, with Average Price, Miles and Age Down for the Same Time Period

ACT Research: CV Demand Reaping Rewards of COVID-Related Services-to-Goods Substitution

ACT Research: 2020 Has Been a Roller Coaster Ride for Motor Carriers, Across the Board

ACT Research's For-Hire Trucking Index Highlights Tight Supply-Demand Balance

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Post Another Improvement in October

ACT Research: N.A. Commercial Vehicle Demand Continues Strong Upward Trend

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Data for October Shows YTD Sales Up, With Average Price, Miles and Age All Lower

ACT Research: US Trailer Production Moves from Historical Low in April to Third Best in October

ACT Research Freight Forecast: Spending on Goods Driving Recovery in Freight Demand

ACT Research: Preliminary Information Shows the Trailer Industry Posted More Than 54k Net Trailer Orders In October; Third Highest Month in History

ACT Research: Commercial Vehicle Market Expectations Move Higher

ACT Research: Preliminary NA Classes 5-8 Vehicle Orders Positive for Fifth Consecutive Month

ACT Research: Class 8 Natural Gas Truck Retail Sales Contracted 15% YTD 2020 through August

ACT Research: Rising CV Demand Forecasts Represent Pull-Forward of Cyclical Expectations

ACT Research: Motor Carriers Enjoying Volume Growth and Pricing Power

ACT Research: September Used Truck Metrics Show Volumes Remain Up YTD, with Average Price, Miles and Age Down for the Same Time Period

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index Highlights Tight Supply-Demand Balance

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Post Another Significant Improvement in September

ACT Research: N.A. Commercial Vehicle Demand for 2021 Not on the “Worry” List

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Data for September Shows YTD Sales Up, With Average Price, Miles and Age All Lower

ACT Research Freight Forecast: Tightness May Persist

ACT Research: Commercial Vehicle Market Forecasts Upgraded in October

ACT Research: New Commercial Electric Vehicle Study In Development by Leading NA CV Analysis & Research Firm

ACT Research: Preliminary NA Classes 5-8 Vehicle Orders Positive for Fourth Consecutive Month

ACT Research: August Used Truck Metrics Show Volumes Remain Up YTD, with Average Price, Miles and Age Down for the Same Time Period

ACT Research: Perfect Storm of Positives Causes Sharp Upgrades in CV Expectations Since May

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index Highlights Driver Shortage

ACT Research: K-Shaped Recovery for US Economy, V-Shaped Recovery for Freight Economy

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Post Another Significant Improvement in August

ACT Research: N.A. Commercial Vehicle Orders Healthy, Economic Recovery K-Shaped

ACT Research: China’s CV Markets Report Sales Upticks in Q2

ACT Research: August Preliminary U.S. Trailer Net Orders Jumped Almost 50% From July

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Data for August Shows YTD Sales Up, With Average Price, Miles and Age All Lower

ACT Research: Commercial Vehicle Markets Surprisingly Strong

Freight Forecast: Recovery into Constrained Capacity Driving Rates to New Highs

ACT Research: Preliminary Data Show Orders for NA Classes 5-8 Vehicles at Eight-Month High

ACT Research: COVID-19 and Regulations Impacting CV Engine Demand

ACT Research: Freight Markets Less Impacted by COVID than General Economy

ACT Research: COVID Only One Risk to CV Forecasts

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index Highlights Driver Shortage in July

ACT Research: July Used Truck Metrics Show Volumes Up YTD, but Average Price, Miles and Age Down for the Same Time Period

ACT Research: US Trailer Production Rebound Not Across-the-Board, Lower Replacement Demand Expected

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Post Another Significant Improvement in July

ACT Research: North American Class 8 Net Orders Hit Nine-Month High in July

ACT Research’s 63rd Seminar: Electrification Coming to Commercial Vehicles

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Data for July Shows YTD Sales Up, With Average Price, Miles and Age All Lower

ACT Research’s 63rd Seminar: New and Used CV Demand Discussed on Day Two, TCO & Societal Cost Calculator Announced

ACT Research: CV Forecasts Upgraded for 2020 Again

ACT Research’s 63rd Seminar Headlined with Economic and CV Discussions on Day One

Freight Forecast: Spot Rate Spike is Here, Contract Rate Increases Following Soon

ACT Research: Preliminary Data Show Orders for NA Classes 5-8 Vehicles at Six-Month High

ACT Research: June Used Truck Metrics Show Volumes Up YTD, but Average Price, Miles and Age Down Compared to 1H’19

ACT Research: Economy and CV Markets Recovering, but Path Forward Will Be Choppy

New COVID Cases Threaten Economic and Commercial Vehicle Recovery

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index: Rebounds Continued in June, Following April’s “Worst Readings” In History

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Post Another Significant Sequential Improvement in June, Dramatic Uptick Y/Y

ACT Research: Class 8 Natural Gas Truck Retail Sales Contracted 22% YTD 2020 through May

ACT Research: June CV Data Returning Closer to Normal Levels

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Data Shows YTD Sales Flat, With Average Price, Miles and Age All Lower

ACT Research: CV Forecasts Upgraded for 2020

Freight Forecast: Pandemic Response Creates Driver Shortage, Pulling Rate Cycle Forward

ACT Research: Rapid Freight Rate Improvement Contributes to Spike in June NA Class 8 Net Orders

ACT Research: Severe Setback for China’s CV Markets in Q1, Some Segments to Improve in Q2

ACT Research: May Used Truck Metrics Show Volumes and Age Down M/M, Price and Miles Up

ACT Research: US Economy Better Than A Month Ago, CV Industry Looking Toward Recovery

ACT Research: COVID-19 Impact Continues, But Improvement Showing in Data

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index: May’s Rebounds to Neutral Territory Are Marked Improvement from April’s “Worst Readings” In History

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Record Significant Sequential Improvement in May, But 71% Lower Y/Y

ACT Research: May CV Data Showing Pandemic’s Mark

Freight Forecast: Bottoming Process Accelerates, But Latent Capacity Puts Rate Rebound At Risk

ACT Research: May Data Show Depth of Supply Chain Disruption in CV Industry

ACT Research: CV Production Falls, Demand For Engines Muted In Tandem

ACT Research: Post-COVID-19 Restarts

ACT Research: April Used Truck Metrics Show Volumes, Price and Miles Down M/M, Age Up

ACT Research: COVID-19 Impact Most Severe Now, Potential for Recovery Starting to Emerge

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Dropped 97% Sequentially in April, -99% Y/Y

ACT Research: April CV Data Showing Full COVID-19 Impact, Data Lowest in Decades

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer April Preliminary Net Orders of 250 Trailers, as Fleets Dramatically Reduce Investment Plans

ACT Research: US Trailer Production Facing Massive Retrenchment in Production Levels

ACT Research Freight Forecast: Bottoming Process Beginning for the Trucking Cycle

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Contracted M/M and Y/Y in April, but Remained Positive YTD

ACT Research: COVID-19 Impact on Global Economies and CV Demand Predicted Through 2021

Trailer Components & Raw Materials Forecast Report

N.A. OEM Classes 5-8 Build and Retail Sales

N.A. Classes 5-8 Vehicles by Country

ACT Research: Preliminary April Order Intake Data Shows MD Demand Holding Better Than HD

ACT Research: COVID-19’s Negative Impact on Trucking Deepens with April Order Intake Data

ACT Research: COVID-19’s IMPACT OF SHUTDOWNS AND RESTARTS

ACT Research: March Used Truck Metrics Flat M/M; Sales Rose YTD, While Average Price, Miles and Age Fell Longer-Term

ACT Research: COVID-19 Impacting CV Markets, but What’s Next?

ACT Research: Class 8 Natural Gas Truck Retail Sales Rose 29% YTD 2020 through February, but Amid COVID-19 Impact NG Forecasts Are Being Cut

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index: Rates Slip Further, Volumes Lowest in Survey’s 10-Year History

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Dropped 43% Sequentially in March, -51% Y/Y

ACT Research: March CV Data Transitional, Full COVID-19 Impact Still Not Visible in Data

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Contracted M/M in March, but Remained Positive Y/Y and YTD

ACT Research: COVID-19 Grip Remains Tight on Global Economies and CV Demand

Freight Forecast: ACT Research Updates Outlook for COVID-19 and Lower Commodities

ACT Research: COVID-19 CHANGING CV MARKET FORECASTING ASSUMPTIONS

ACT Research: Evidence of COVID-19 Apparent in Preliminary March CV Order Intake Data

ACT Research: COVID-19 Impacting CV Markets, but Quantifying Data Not Yet Available

ACT Research: February Used Truck Sales Rise M/M and Y/Y

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Dropped 15% Sequentially in February, -45% Y/Y

ACT Research: Severe Setback Expected for China’s CV Markets in Q1

ACT Research: COVID-19 Little Impact on February CV Data, Future...

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Grew, While Prices Fell M/M

ACT Research: Upcoming Emission Regulations to Benefit Smaller Engines

Freight Forecast: ACT Research Updates Outlook for COVID-19 and Lower Commodities

ACT Research: COVID-19 Impacts NA CV Markets

ACT Research: Regulations Impact US Commercial Vehicle Market

ACT Research: Too Much Capacity Challenging Heavy Truck Market

ACT Research: Preliminary Class 8 Order Intake Down M/M and Y/Y

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index: Rates Slip, Even as Volumes Improve

ACT Research: Used Truck Sales Open 2020 Up Sequentially, but Down Y/Y

ACT Research: US Trailer Production Facing Lower Demand and Supply Chain Disruptions

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Grew, While Prices Fell M/M

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Opened 2020 Down 15% Sequentially and 28% Y/Y

ACT Research: Class 8 Production Outpaced Weak Sales in January

ACT Research: Freight-Generating Sectors Starting to Mend

ACT Research: Medium Duty Orders Have Shown Resilience Recently

ACT Research: Preliminary Class 8 Order Intake Down M/M, Up Y/Y

ACT Research: Class 8 Natural Gas Truck Retail Sales Rose 20% YTD 2019 through November

ACT Research: Freight-Generating Sectors of Economy Starting to Mend

ACT Research: Used Truck Sales Close 2019 Down 15%, Despite December’s 7% Sequential Rally

ACT Research: TL Contract Rates Down, LTL Revenue Growth Dropped in Q3’19

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index: Rates Slip Amid Strong Holiday Freight

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Closed 2019 Down 51% vs Full-Year 2018

ACT Research: Recession Depends on the Definition: US Economy Poised for 1.8% Expansion

ACT Research: December 2019 Preliminary U.S. Trailer Net Orders Down 13% M/M and 37% Lower Y/Y; Full-Year 2019 Less than Half of 2018 Volume

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes and Prices Rise M/M

Freight Forecast: ACT Research Achieves 98% Accuracy Truckload Spot Rate Forecasting in 2019

ACT Research: Class 8 Cyclicality Alive and Well, Including Regulatory Impacts

ACT Research: Preliminary Class 8 Order Intake Rose in December

ACT Research: Three Components Drive ACT Research Forecast Cuts to CV Demand through 2021

ACT Research: Tough Times Coming in 2020 for Class 8 Market

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index: Utilization Shifts into Reverse in November

ACT Research: Commercial Electric Vehicle Study 2020

ACT Research: Used Truck Sales Return to Trend and Are Down 16% YTD

ACT Research: Structural Changes Continue to Exert Pressure on China’s CV Markets

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Dropped 38% M/M, 56% Y/Y and 52% YTD

ACT Research: Medium and Heavy-Duty Markets Expecting Tougher Conditions in 2020

ACT Research: Preliminary U.S. Trailer Net Orders Down 39% M/M and 56% Y/Y, 52% Lower YTD

ACT Research: Likelihood of Heavy Vehicle Market Recovery in 2021 Tempered

Freight Forecast: Lowering Truckload Spot Rate Forecasts on Freight Demand; What Could Drive Rates Up in 2020?

ACT Research: Class 8 Truck Engine Demand Trending to Smaller Displacements

ACT Research: Preliminary Classes 5-8 Order Intake Failed to Sustain in November

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index: Bottoming Process Underway?

ACT Research: Commercial Vehicle Markets Continue to Deteriorate

ACT Research: Class 8 Regression to the Mean Coming in 2020

ACT Research: Used Truck Sales Jumped 43% M/M, but YTD Are Down 17%

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Up 71% M/M, but Down 42% Y/Y and 52% YTD

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Spike M/M, As Prices Fall, Miles Rise and Age Is Unchanged

ACT Research: Carriers Add Capacity, While US Industrial Downturn Deepens

ACT Research: US Trailer Production Pendulum Has Shifted to “Advantage Fleets”

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Preliminary Net Orders Surge 71% M/M in October, but Were Off 42% Y/Y and Down 52% YTD

ACT Research: Main Risk to N.A. CV Market Forecasts Remains the Trade War with China; Key Driver of Growth Is US Consumer

ACT Research: Heavy Duty Market Anticipating Accelerating Pullback in Build Rates

ACT Research Freight Forecast: TL Contract Rates Turn Lower with More to Go

ACT Research: NA Medium Duty Demand Slowed, while Class 8 Order Intake Improved in October

Commercial Vehicle Dealer Digest

ACT Research: Class 8 Natural Gas Truck Retail Sales Down 23% M/M, but Up 13% Y/Y and 27% YTD in August

ACT Research: Used Truck Sales Dropped 18% Y/Y, with Prices Decreasing and Miles and Age on the Rise

ACT Research: Commercial Vehicle Markets Continue to Deteriorate

ACT Research: Class 8 Regression to the Mean Coming in 2020

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Up 73% M/M, but Down 68% Y/Y and 54% YTD

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index: Bottoming Process Underway?

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China Commercial Vehicle Outlook

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Fell M/M, Y/Y and YTD

ACT Research: Leading Indicators Point to Downturn as Retail Truck Sales Surge; Worst Scenarios for HD Vehicle Demand Remain Unlikely

N.A. On-Highway Commercial Engine Outlook

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Preliminary Net Orders Surged 75% M/M in September, but Were Off 68% Y/Y and Down 54% YTD

ACT Research: Key Risk to N.A. CV Market Forecasts Is Trade War with China; Key Driver of Growth Is US Consumer

ACT Research: Heavy Duty Market Up-Cycle Running Out of Steam

North America Classes 5-7 Bus Markets

Transportation Digest

ACT Research Freight Forecast: Spot Pressure to Persist on More Capacity Additions

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ACT Research: Commercial Vehicle Markets Heading for a Market Correction in 2020

ACT Research: NA Medium Duty Demand Slowed, while Class 8 Order Intake Improved in September

ACT Research: Class 8 Market Moving into Significant Correction Next Year

ACT Research: China’s CV Truck Markets Continue to Decelerate

ACT Research For-Hire Trucking Index: Conditions Return to Trend in August

ACT Research: Used Truck Prices Fell 1% Y/Y and Sales Dropped 19%

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Net Orders Up 2% M/M, but Down 72% Y/Y and 51% YTD

ACT Research: U.S. Trailer Market

U.S. Trailer Market Report

ACT Research: August 2019 Trailer Industry Preliminary Net Orders Up Fractionally from July as OEMs post 10,500 Units for the Month but Trail Last Year by more than 72%

ACT Research: U.S. Used Truck Market

ACT Research: Freight Markets Still Weak, Data Still Trending Negative

ACT Research: Medium Duty Truck Market

ACT Research: Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Fell M/M, Y/Y and YTD

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