Farming News - Recent surge in registrations of agricultural tractors continues in June

Recent surge in registrations of agricultural tractors continues in June

Month :                                1,473 Units         +43.1% change (compared with June 2020)

Year to Date:                      6,844 Units         +25.3% change (compared with January-June 2020)                  

The recent surge in registrations of agricultural tractors continued in June, with 1,473 machines logged during the month. This was 43% higher than the same month last year and more than a third higher than the June average over the previous five years. Indeed, it is the highest figure for the time of year in a decade. This brought the total number of tractors registered in the first half of the year to 6,844, up by a quarter from the Covid-19 affected total in the opening six months of 2020 and 12% above the 5-year average.