Caterpillar Retail Sales Up 19%

November 13, 2017

Caterpillar reported a 19-percent Y/Y increase in worldwide retail machine sales for the rolling three-month period ending in October, outgaining September's 13-percent advance.

Cat's Asia and Pacific sales continue to rise at an high clip, climbing 46 percent in October following gains of 43 and 44 percent in September and August, respectively. Sales for North America rose 7 percent in October after posting gains of 2 and 1 percent in September and August.

Energy and transportation retail sales for the October rolling three-month period rose 23 percent after rising 5 percent in September and falling 3 percent in August.

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