NTEA’s unrivaled comprehensive
compilation and interpretation of market data, trends and forecasts provide an
in-depth look into the work truck industry and is available to members (member
login is required to access content).
Executive summary and looking ahead
What does all of this information mean to the work truck
industry? What do these numbers mean for your business? NTEA Market Data and
Research Director Steve Latin-Kasper provides a monthly wrap-up summary and
forward-looking perspective detailing the direct impacts to the future of your
WardsAuto.com — U.S. truck retail sales
U.S. Census Bureau — housing starts
WardsAuto.com is pleased to bring detailed truck sales
information to NTEA members through special arrangement. As a trusted provider
of automotive and truck industry news, statistics and analysis for more than 80
years, WardsAuto.com offers key information to help users make better decisions
for their businesses. Updates to the U.S. retail truck sales are available here
on a monthly basis.
The trends in housing starts can be a key trigger to the overall
increased or decreased use of work trucks. Monthly housing starts data is
provided by the U.S. Census Bureau with a forecast by the National Association
for Business Economics.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics — steel and other metals prices
The trend of steel and metal prices will always play a
significant role in the work truck industry. Monthly steel and nonferrous metal
prices are updated with information and data provided by the U.S. Bureau of
U.S. Energy Information Administration — oil/diesel/gasoline prices
Petroleum prices drastically impact the work truck
industry. NTEA supplies members with this monthly report on oil, diesel and
gasoline prices from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
NTEA — monthly box-off sales and shipment data
Each month, NTEA compiles critical data
designed to help manufacturers of truck chassis and bodies create and update
their production plans.
- NTEA — North American Truck Chassis Shipments
NTEA compiles monthly
production/shipment reports directly from OEMs in order to provide members with
- NTEA — North American Truck Chassis Sales
Monthly sales figures are
compiled by NTEA to assist members in their planning processes.
If you have questions or want further clarification, contact NTEA Market Data and Research Director Steve Latin-Kasper at 248-479-8193 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Steve has nearly 30 years of experience as an economist in the transportation industry and was named one of
the country’s top economists in 2008 by Bloomberg Networks.