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Vocational & Work Truck/Body Manufacturing in North America 2021

Publication Date: Apr 2021

2020 Data | 2021 Outlook | 5‑Year Forward Forecasts
Impact of Covid19 | 5‑Year History


Comprehensive Data and Analysis on 400+ body fabricators in 18 key types of chassis‑mounted truck bodies in an $8.4 billion industry


Available as a Complete Report, by Chassis Class, and by Individual Truck/Body Segment

This report is accompanied by an Excel database with data on all manufacturers.
Truck/Body Segments Analyzed

  1. Beverage & Vending Truck/Bodies
  2. Concrete Mixers & Pumps
  3. Conveyor Delivery Truck/Bodies
  4. Dump Truck/Bodies
  5. Flatbed Truck/Bodies
  6. Grain Truck/Bodies
  7. Grapple Loaders
  8. Hoist & Carrier Truck/Bodies
  9. Lube Truck/Bodies
  10. Oilfield Truck/Bodies
  11. Refuse Compactors – Front, Side & Rear
  12. Service, Utility & Mechanic/Crane Truck/Bodies
  13. Street & Parking Lot Sweepers
  14. Tank Truck/Bodies – Dry & Liquid
  15. Tow & Carrier Truck/Bodies
  16. Vacuum Tank Trucks – Hydro Excavators, Vacuum Loaders & Coded Tanks
  17. Vacuum Tank Trucks – Septic & Portable Restroom
  18. Van Truck/Bodies


  • 2020 Market Size by Truck Body Segment in Units & Dollars

  • Market Size by Chassis Class Groups: Light-duty (up to Class 3), Medium- & Heavy‑Duty (Class 4‑6, Class 7), and Heavy‑Duty (Class 8)
  • Impact of Covid-induced shutdowns and supply-chain disruptions on production and shipments by truck/body segment
  • Market Shares: Industry and by Truck/Body Type: Units & Dollars

  • Geographic distribution of production
  • Key manufacturer data – revenue, employees and ownership for all manufacturers

Key Takeaways

  • Widespread supply and delivery disruptions in pandemic year 2020
  • Significant impact on the industry with shipments declining over 2019 for all truck/body segments
  • Covid19 impacts on demand varied across the different application/market segments
  • Municipal and Last Mile ecommerce applications fared better than towing, construction, mining, and oil drilling activities
  • 2021 outlook cautiously optimistic with expected easing of supply chain constraints
  • Infrastructure investment expected to boost demand
  • Acquisition activity continued in 2020 – in the refuse, dump, flatbed, service, and van segments
  • Growing interest in electric propulsion

The report will be delivered in three files. Part I: Industry Analysis and Part II: Analysis by Segment are PDF files, and Appendix I is an Excel file with data from the tables in the report.
This project is also available separately by:
(A) three chassis class groups AND/OR (B) by 18 individual truck/body segments.

A. By Chassis Class

  1. Light‑Duty (up to Class 3) Vocational & Work Truck/Body Manufacturing in North America
  2. Medium- & Heavy‑Duty (Class 4‑7) Vocational & Work Truck/Body Manufacturing in North America
  3. Heavy‑Duty (Class 8) Vocational & Work Truck/Body Manufacturing in North America

B. By Each of the 18 Individual Truck/Body Segments
Please click on the links above to be redirected to product pages describing the contents of the individual segment reports.

Part I: Industry Analysis

A.1     Scope & Method

A.2     Truck/Body Segments & Chassis Classes

B.        Executive Summary

C.        Industry Analysis

            C.1 Market Size Estimates: by (i) Segment (ii) Chassis Class (iii) Geography (iv) Ownership

            C.2 Historical Market Size Estimates: Total & by Segment

            C.3 Manufacturer Count:  by (i) Segment, (ii) Unit Shipments and (iii) Body Types

            C. 4 Market Share Estimates: Total, by Segment and Groups

            C. 5 Recent Developments: Acquisitions, Facility Expansions, New Products, Electric Propulsion

            C. 6 Outlook – Estimated Units: Total & by Segment – 2021 – 2025

            C. 7 Key Manufacturer Data


PART II: Analysis by Segment

A.       Scope & Method

D.1     Van Truck/Bodies

D.2     Refuse Truck/Bodies

D.3     Service, Utility & Crane Truck/Bodies

D.4     Concrete Mixers & Pumps

D.5     Vacuum Tank Truck/Bodies

D.6     Tow & Carrier Truck/Bodies

D.7     Dump Truck/Bodies

D.8     Tank Truck/Bodies

D.9     Sweeper Truck/Bodies

D.10   Hoist & Carrier Truck/Bodies

D.11    Flatbed Truck/Bodies

D.12   Grapple Truck/Bodies

D.13   Vacuum Tank Truck/Bodies – Non-coded

D.14   Lube Truck/Bodies

D.15   Conveyor Delivery Truck/Bodies

D.16   Beverage Truck/Bodies

D.17   Grain Truck/Bodies

D.18   Oilfield Truck/Bodies


Appendix 1: Excel Worksheets

1 Summary: Market Size Estimates by Segment in Units & Dollars

2 All Units-Alpha: All Manufacturers: Estimated Units – Alphabetical Order

3 All Dollars-Alpha: All Manufacturers: Estimated Dollars ($ Mill.) – Alphabetical Order

4 All Units-Rank Order: All Manufacturers: Estimated Units – Rank Order

5 All Dollars-Rank Order: All Manufacturers: Estimated Dollars ($ Mill.) – Rank Order

6 All-Chassis Class – Units & Dollars: Segments by Chassis Class: Estimated Units & Dollars

7 Key Mfr. Data: Key Manufacturer Data

8 Historical: Historical Data by Segment: Estimated Units: 2015 – 2020

9 Outlook: Outlook by Segment: Estimated Units: 2021 – 2025

10 Geography: Manufacturer Count, Estimated Units & Dollars by State/Province


For All 18 Segments Below:

·         Estimated Market Size in Units & Dollars: Total

·         Estimated Market Size by Sub-Types in Units & Dollars

·         Estimated Market Shares (Units & Dollars) for All Manufacturers

·         City, State/Province, Country for All Manufacturers

·         Ownership Details for All Manufacturers


11   Beverage

12   Concrete

13   Conveyor Delivery

14   Dump

15   Flatbed

16   Grain

17   Grapple Loaders

18   Hoists

19   Lube

20  Oilfield

21   Refuse

22  Service

23  Sweeper

24  Tank

25  Tow

26  Vacuum, Coded

27  Vacuum, Non-Coded

28  Van

Sample pages will be provided upon request.


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