U.S. Tractor and Combine Sales Up in 2021
Agri Marketing magazine reports that for the twelve months in 2021, a total of 317,897 tractors were sold which compares to 288,187 sold thru December 2020 representing a 10% increase year to date.
For the month, two-wheel drive smaller tractors (under 40 HP) were down 3% from last year, while 40 & under 100 HP were down 3%. Sales of 2-wheel drive 100+ HP were up 30%, while 4-wheel drive tractors were up 29%.
For the twelve months, two-wheel drive smaller tractors (under 40 HP) are up 9% over last year, while 40 & under 100 HP are up 10%. Sales of 2-wheel drive 100+ HP are up 24%, while 4-wheel drive tractors are up 18%.
Combine sales were up 35% for the month. Sales of combines for the twelve months totaled 6,272 an increase of 25% over the same period in 2020.