U.S. tractor sales up in May and up for the year


U.S. tractor sales were up 15 percent over May of 2019, according to the Association of Equipment Manufacturer’s Flash Report.

For May, two-wheel drive smaller tractors were up 19 percent while and 40 & under 100 HP were up a total of 11 percent. Two-wheel drive 100+ HP were down 17 percent and four-wheel tractors were down 12 percent.

Combine sales were down about 3 percent in May and are down about 10 percent for the year.

On the other hand, tractor sales are up about 4 percent year-over-year.