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What is the state of new truck lead times?

Posted by The FTR Experts on Nov 22, 2021 11:13:31 AM

Eric Starks discusses the state of lead times for new trucks.

This Q&A response from The FTR Experts came from our November State of Freight Economic Outlook webinar. View the video and the key takeaways below.

 
Key Takeaways:
  • At the current rate of build it would take 12 months to deplete the Class 8 backlog with no additional orders.
  • Despite pricing going up, it's the supply chain that continues to be the limiting factor for production.

 

Tags: Economy, inventory, supply chain, employment, orders, outlook, transportation, lead times

 

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