U.K. Tractor Sales Highest in 12 Years; Units Got Bigger, More Costly

Unit sales of tractors in the U.K. last year rose 10.1% over 2007, according to the Agricultural Engineers Assn. (AEA), making it the industry’s best year since 1996. On average, the horsepower of the tractors has also risen significantly during the same period, as has their costs.

The AEA reports that total units sales in 2008 were 17,104 tractors. Twelve years earlier, industry sales of all tractors were 18,395 units. According to Farmers Weekly

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