According to a June 12 article from Farmers Weekly, Scot JCB ranks as the largest UK dealer with $222.4 million in annual 2021 revenue, which operates out of 13 ag equipment locations across the UK and Scotland.
The second-largest dealership by 2021 revenue was Claas UK's dealerships at $220.4 million, made up of 7-store Claas Eastern ($80.4 million), 7-store Claas Manns ($90.7 million) and 4-store Claas Western ($49.3 million).
The third-largest was New Holland dealer TH White Group at $190.7 million. TH White Group has 9 locations that sell ag equipment.
Among the top 15 largest dealers in the UK, 3 are AGCO dealers, 1 is a Case IH dealer, 7 are John Deere dealers, 4 are New Holland Dealers and 2 are JCB dealers.
|UK's 15 Largest Ag Equipment Dealers by 2021 Revenue|
|Rank||Dealer||Brands||2021 Revenue ($ in millions)|
|1||Scot JCB||JCB, Massey Ferguson||$222.7|
|3||TH White Group||New Holland||$190.7|
|5||Ernest Doe & Sons||New Holland, Case IH||$181.2|
|6||Ripon Farm Services**||John Deere||$167.1|
|7||Chandlers***||Fendt, Massey Ferguson, Valtra||$162.7|
|9||Ben Burgess****||John Deere||$142.4|
|10||Hunt Forest Group||John Deere||$129.5|
|11||P Tuckwell||John Deere||$118.4|
|13||Rea Valley Tractors*****||John Deere, JCB||$110.1|
|15||Thurlow Nunn Standen||Fendt, Massey Ferguson, Valtra||$88.9|
|Note: revenue period covers September to March year-ends.
* Claas UK wholly owned retail dealerships comprise Claas Eastern $80.4 million, Claas Manns $90.7 million and Claas Western $49.3 million.
** Ripon Farm Machinery has since acquired groundcare equipment dealer FG Adamson (January 2023).
*** Chandlers has since acquired Massey Ferguson dealers Keith Davies Agricultural (May 2023) and Ross Farm Machinery (February 2023), which added JCB in the West Midlands and Cotswolds area.
**** Ben Burgess has since acquired John W Doubleday (November 2022).
***** Rea Valley Tractors has since switched from John Deere to New Holland (November 2022).
|Source: Farmers Weekly|
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