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Used truck prices fell 1 percent. Net orders for van trailers in February were down 32 percent from January.
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North America Class 8 truck total net orders were 11 percent below January, FTR Associates and ACT Research reported.
January orders were down 17 percent from December and 9 percent lower than January 2011, FTR Associates said.
ACT Research said the final number will approach 30,100 units.
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FTR Associates said orders were down 22 percent from the same month a year earlier.
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