This report forecasts US agricultural equipment demand and shipments in US dollars at the manufacturers' level to 2019. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: farm tractors, harvesting machinery, haying machinery, planting and fertilizing machinery, livestock machinery, plowing and cultivating machinery, other agricultural equipment, and parts and attachments.
To illustrate historical trends, total demand and total shipments are provided in annual series from 2004 to 2014; the various segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2009 and 2014. A Market Environment section provides pertinent background on historical trends; key economic indicators; and trends in technology, environmental and regulatory factors, and NAFTA demand. A Segmentation and Forecasts section defines products, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product segment over the forecast period.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing to serve the US market. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 25-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.