Why Auction?

With 83 years in the auction business, 53 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 348,700 registered bidders at auctions across the United States; over 143,100 tractors and 214,900 trailers have been consigned to Taylor & Martin auctions for more than 49,900 consignors; and Taylor & Martin has conducted more than 1,330 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 2008-2017

Year Number of Units Sold Appraised Value Gross Proceeds Percent of Appraised Value
         
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%
2017 11,122 $189,863,400 $200,647,046 106%
Totals: 103,462 $1,651,515,760 $1,741,145,942 106%

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