tractor sales

2022 tractor sales dominated by larger machines

2022 tractor sales dominated by larger machines

The latest tractor sales figures released by the Farm Tractor and Machinery Trade Association (FTMTA) show that for the first...

May 20, 2022

AGCO and CNH enjoy healthy  revenue growth in 2021

AGCO and CNH enjoy healthy revenue growth in 2021

Two of the three major agricultural machinery manufacturers in the west have recently published their results for the last quarter...

February 11, 2022

John Deere tops 2020 sales charts

John Deere tops 2020 sales charts

John Deere once again topped the sales charts for tractors in the Republic of Ireland with 420 units sold in...

January 19, 2022

Machinery Focus: Keeping the MF flag flying in Donegal

Machinery Focus: Keeping the MF flag flying in Donegal

Machinery sales have experienced a good year, of that there is no doubt, and the sales keep coming according to...

January 2, 2022

September drop in tractor  sales – FTMTA

September drop in tractor sales – FTMTA

September usually marks a distinct dropping away of tractor sales as the silage season draws to a close, and those...

October 21, 2021

Tractor sales are up, but for how long?

Tractor sales are up, but for how long?

As a general rule of thumb, the farm machinery industry believes that for every tractor sold, twice the value in...

September 11, 2021

July jump: New tractor registrations rose by 8% last month

July jump: New tractor registrations rose by 8% last month

New tractor registrations have shown a recovery of late – with registrations for last month up 8% on July 2019,...

August 13, 2020

Tractor sales finally on the rise but overall figures ‘low’

Tractor sales finally on the rise but overall figures ‘low’

There is some positive news for the machinery dealers of Ireland. It is reported that 129 new tractors were sold...

September 13, 2017

Disappointing trend continues for tractor sales in May

Disappointing trend continues for tractor sales in May

New tractor sales continue to perform poorly when compared to 2016 levels, it has been reported, following the disclosure of...

June 9, 2017

Facts and figures: What tractors and machinery are selling across Europe?

Facts and figures: What tractors and machinery are selling across Europe?

The European farm machinery market is expected to return to growth again in 2017. Sales expectations for most European countries...

May 24, 2017

Tractor sales show improvement during April

Tractor sales show improvement during April

It has been reported that Irish tractor sales recovered slightly in April of this year, following a disappointing first three months....

May 11, 2017

Almost 90% of new Irish tractors are now over 120hp

Almost 90% of new Irish tractors are now over 120hp

Sales of new tractors are on the rise. It has been reported that 190 new tractors were registered in the Republic of...

April 11, 2017

Online European auction ‘house’ promises to shift plenty of ‘metal’

Online European auction ‘house’ promises to shift plenty of ‘metal’

A European agricultural machinery auction business has decided to focus all of its energies on online bidders, rather than a...

March 15, 2017

Irish buyers taking advantage of ‘favourable conditions’ at UK machinery sales

Irish buyers taking advantage of ‘favourable conditions’ at UK machinery sales

Irish buyers are taking advantage of ‘favourable conditions’ following the Brexit vote at UK machinery sales, according to a director...

November 4, 2016

Low dairy prices negatively affects grassland equipment purchasing

Low dairy prices negatively affects grassland equipment purchasing

Low prices of dairy products globally has negatively affected dairy farmers’ capacity to invest in new grassland equipment with CEMA...

October 11, 2016

Dairy farmers drive sales of new tractors, despite allure of weak Sterling

Dairy farmers drive sales of new tractors, despite allure of weak Sterling

New tractor sales in Ireland are up 4%, despite the allure of a weak Sterling, according to the Chief Executive...

August 12, 2016

New tractor sales for the first seven months of the year up 8% on 2015

New tractor sales for the first seven months of the year up 8% on 2015

Tractor sales are up on last year, with some 1,466 new tractors being licensed in Ireland in the first seven months of...

August 9, 2016