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Ten-Year Historical Market Size Estimates: Semi-Trailer Manufacturing in North America, 2008 – 2017

Publication Date: Oct 2019

2008 – 2017 History
Shipments, Growth Rates, Trends & Demand Indices
Eleven Key Semi-Trailer Types


About This Project

Unique compilation of history on select semi-trailer applications, resulting from dedicated work in the industry and primary research at trade shows over many years.


Semi-Trailer Applications

  1. Automobile Transport Trailers
  2. Bulk Feed Tank Trailers
  3. Dump Trailers
  4. Hopper Bottom Grain Trailers
  5. Liquid Tank Trailers
  6. Logging & Chip Trailers
  7. Lowbed/Heavy Haul Trailers
  8. Platform & Curtainside Trailers
  9. Pneumatic Dry Bulk Tank Trailers
  10. Van Trailers – Dry, Moving, Refrigerated/Insulated
  11. Vacuum Tank Trailers

Report Highlights

  • 2008 – 2017 history of shipments of semi-trailers by each of eleven key trailer types that define their final end-use
  • Includes data on key indices which drive demand for semi-trailers – construction spending, oil production, automobile sales, freight tonnage and GDP growth
  • Annual trailer shipments and year-on-year growth tracked against specific macro-demand drivers
  • Long-term growth trends and correlation with indices for forecasting and growth projections
  • Immensely useful for preparing for various economy outcomes in the United States and Canada



  • Primary interviews combined with deep mining of secondary sources
  • Unique market size calculation methods tested over the years with correlation algorithms
  • Succinct presentation focused on data and relevant analysis


Ten-Year History of Vocational Truck/Body Market Size Data in North America, a companion report on historical vocational truck data, is also available.


Scope & Methodology


User/Application Industry Trends & Key Indices


Market Size Estimates: All Trailers – 2008-2017


10-Year Market Size, Growth Rates & User Industry Correlation Trends



Automobile Transport Trailers



Bulk Feed Tank Trailers



Dump Trailers



Hopper Bottom Grain Trailers



Liquid Tank Trailers



Logging & Chip Trailers



Lowbed/Heavy Haul Trailers



Platform & Curtainside Trailers



Pneumatic Dry Bulk Tank Trailers



Van Trailers – Dry, Moving, Refrigerated/Insulated



Vacuum Tank Trailers

We will be pleased to send sample pages upon request.


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Price: $2,600.00

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