Medium- & Heavy-Duty Trucks & Buses: United States
This report forecasts US medium- and heavy-duty (MD/HD) truck and bus retail sales, production, and park (or vehicles in use) in units to 2021. Total retail sales, production, and park are segmented by product in terms of HD trucks, MD trucks, and MD/HD buses.
To illustrate historical trends, total retail sales, production, park, trade, and the various segments are provided in annual series from 2006 to 2016. A Market Environment section provides pertinent background on historical trends, key economic indicators, trade, NAFTA truck and bus sales, and environmental and regulatory factors. 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 in the US market. An introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 29-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.