Equipment Rental Rates Up in Q2

August 1, 2012

Rental rates for equipment increased 1.2 percent over March values, according to the July issue of the Rouse Rental Report.

The report looks at equipment values, what rental companies are buying and selling, and analyzes auction and fleet sale recoveries.

Among other findings, for the month ending June 30, 2012, the Rouse Value Index of Orderly Liquidation Values for used equipment across the 14 major rental equipment categories decreased 0.2 percent compared to May values. For the six months ending June 30, 2012, average index values increased 4.9 percent.

Source: Rouse Rental Report