Why Full-Size Truck Sales are Down in 2022 

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Created By Rashmi 20 Sept 2022

Trucks and cars are a kind of a commodity, just like corn, oil or pork belly. 

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When the demand is rising price increases. The demand is rising for every type of vehicle at the moment, 

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However, automakers manufactured less trucks in 2021 and 2020 due to the pandemic and the absence of computer Chips. 

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Based on sales data taken from Car Sales Base, though trucks are selling less, sales of the vehicles are decreasing.

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In total, the manufacturers sold 981,000 vehicles in the first quarter of 2018, compared with 1.166 million during the initial quarter of 2021. 

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Why is the decline in truck sales?

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Ford experienced the F-150 suffer a 10.7 percent decline in sales of their F-150 in August. However, this was due to the shortage of chip

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Simply, the amount that Ford could make. Similar issues have also affected other manufacturers, too. 

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