Trucks, Parts, Service
Online news source features news and information for the medium and heavy duty truck aftermarket,
with special reports including the "State of the Industry"
series which includes survey responses from parts distributors
on topics such as prior calendar year's comparative performance,
planned changes in product offerings, state of supplier relationships,
and overall sales expectations for the year ahead.
North American Medium & Heavy Duty Truck Aftermarket
Comprehensive study analyzes medium and heavy duty truck component
aftermarket demand at the manufacturer level, with information provided including historical and
forecast demand in U.S. dollars
by product category (e.g., exterior and structural, mechanical,
and electrical and electronic products), service provider (e.g.,
in-house, outsourced), and country (e.g., United States, Canada, and Mexico).
MacKay & Company
Information resources available from this organization include:
Monthly report provides information on activity in the components aftermarket
for medium and heavy duty trucks,
buses, and trailers, with sales information reported on a monthly,
quarterly, year-to-date, moving average, and rolling 12-month basis by geographic
market (e.g., U.S., Canada, and Mexico) and channel (e.g., original
equipment supplier, independent). Sample index report is available online.
Subscription service provides detailed data on the aftermarket for
commercial trucks (Classes 6 - 8), trailers, and container chassis,
with U.S. reports bundled as part of
the service including the monthly "DataPulse Plus" and quarterly "DataPulse" reports
and the annual "United States
Heavy Duty Parts Aftermarket Monitor and Forecast Service" report.
Sample reports for the U.S. can be viewed online.
On-Highway E-Commerce Parts Purchasing Study
Frost & Sullivan
Top 10 Trends in North American Medium- and Heavy-Duty Commercial Vehicle Aftermarket
E-commerce study examines the online purchasing patterns of medium-
and heavy-duty commercial truck fleets, with topics addressed in the study including profile of
the online customer, product types most
frequently purchased, distribution channels offering online ordering
and fleets' rationale for use, online purchasing from the fleet operator's
perspective, and impacts on current distribution channels.
Strategic market insights report examines trends in the medium- and
heavy-duty commercial vehicle aftermarket, with topics covered
in the report including aging vehicle population, technician shortage, right
to repair legislation, CSA program opportunities,
remanufacturing growth, performance of OEM private labels, fleet
focus on total cost of ownership, and connected vehicles impact
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national,
state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of
companies, market volume and sales trends, average company
sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up
activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.