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$57+ million of equipment sold at Ritchie Bros. auction in Fort Worth, Tx.

Staff Writer |
Ritchie Bros. conducted its first Fort Worth, TX auction of the year this week, selling more than 3,750 equipment items and trucks over two days for $57+ million.

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More than 5,200 people from 62 countries registered to bid in the March 13 – 14, 2018 auction, including 3,800+ people registering to bid online.

U.S. buyers purchased 91 percent of the equipment, including 48 percent purchased by Texasbuyers, while international buyers from such countries as Mexico, Canada, and the United Arab Emirates purchased nine percent of the equipment. Online buyers purchased 57 percent of the assets.

Ritchie Bros. sold equipment for 590+ owners in the Fort Worth auction. Highlights included 360+ truck tractors, 335 trailers, 145+ aerial work platforms, 110+ excavators, 135+ compactors, 100 skid steers, 70+ loader backhoes, 45+ dump trucks, 65+ loaders, and 50+ dozers. All items were sold without minimum bids or reserve prices.

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