Returning to the compact tractor market in North America last year helped Doosan Bobcat Inc., record a 5.4% increase in fourth quarter 2019 sales and contributed to a 7.2% rise in full year sales to $3.8 billion.
The foundation Elliff Motors has built is about to go even deeper with the addition of a new, $800,000 facility the family is building to sell and service a full line of Kubota tractors and construction equipment.
Farm tractor makers, Kubota, Mahindra and TAFE, best known for their proficiency in producing tractors on the lower end of the horsepower range, are obviously not satisfied with their slice of the tractor and ag equipment market.
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In this episode of On the Record, brought to you by Associated Equipment Distributors, PFG America CEO Daniel Cook discusses the company's goals for expanding Deutz-Fahr's North American presence. In the Technology Corner, Noah Newman hits the technology highlights of the 2024 National Farm Machinery Show. Also in this episode, CNH Industrial reports $18.1 billion in 2023 ag sales, fewer dealers plan to build brand new dealerships and Deere dealers' inventory levels are rising.