Why Auction?

With 82 years in the auction business, 52 of these years of service exclusive to the trucking industry, Taylor & Martin has accumulated impressive statistics when it comes to their contacts in the tractor and trailer business.

Among these impressive statistics include over 336,300 registered bidders at auctions across the United States; over 136,600 tractors and 211,000 trailers have been consigned to Taylor & Martin auctions for more than 47,300 consignors; and Taylor & Martin has conducted more than 1,300 absolute public auctions offering tractors, trailers, trucks and other miscellaneous vehicles for bid.

Taylor & Martin, Inc. Annual Report

Appraised Value vs. Gross Proceeds From the Sale of Appraised Equipment 2007-2016

Year Number of Units Sold Appraised Value Gross Proceeds Percent of Appraised Value
         
2007 8,620 $132,965,950 $133,819,965 101%
2008 11,743 $149,665,000 $155,150,050 104%
2009 11,885 $130,994,960 $133,575,611 102%
2010 9,629 $130,136,600 $147,871,120 114%
2011 9,368 $139,427,900 $155,959,623 112%
2012 9,216 $154,005,300 $162,760,735 106%
2013 9,753 $162,384,900 $170,147,322 105%
2014 10,305 $181,801,000 $200,920,360 111%
2015 10,054 $231,616,700 $231,300,135 100%
2016 10,387 $181,620,000 $182,813,940 101%
Totals: 100,960 $1,594,618,310 $1,674,318,861 106%

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