January 5, 2018 / 6:19 AM / 18 days ago

North American heavy truck orders rise in December - ACT Research

STOCKHOLM, Jan 5 (Reuters) - Industry data provider ACT Research:

* Preliminary net orders of heavy trucks (Class 8) in North America up 15 pct in December month-on-month to 37,500 units

* “The last month of 2017 was the best monthly order intake since December 2014,” ACT Research president Kenny Vieth said in a statement

* Says December is usually a strong month for orders, but the holidays constrain production

* The biggest truck makers in North America include AB Volvo , Daimler and Paccar

Link to press release: here (Reporting by Helena Soderpalm)

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