This is part of the North American Trailer Output Report published each year in February. Use the links on the left to read the corresponding feature article or to access an archive of articles and tables from 1998 to the present.

2013 North American Truck Trailer Output

Rank

Manufacturer

2013
trailers

2012
trailers

1 Wabash National Corporation 46,000 45,600
Dry freight—36,500 Refrigerated—3,500 Platform—2,900 Tank trailers—3,100
Also produced: 800 converter dollies and 500 tank trucks
2 Great Dane Limited Partnership 44,000 44,000
3 Utility Trailer Manufacturing 38,628 37,719
Refrigerated—19,367 Dry freight—16,868 Platform, curtainside—2,473
4 Hyundai Translead 27,671 25,486
Dry freight—24,438 Refrigerated—1,956 Container chassis—1,024 Platform—253
Also produced: 848 converter dollies and 520 domestic containers
5 Vanguard National Trailer Corp and CIMC 19,542 20,056
Dry freight—8,600 Refrigerated—1,500 Domestic chassis—8,284
ISO chassis—1,158
6 Stoughton Trailers 12,000 13,300
7 MANAC 6,600 7,000
8 Fontaine Trailer Company 5,342 6,082
9 Wilson Trailer Company (estimate) 5,300 5,300
10 Timpte Inc 3,693 3,100
11 MAC Trailer Manufacturing 3,526 3,891
Platform—1,288 Dump—1,113 Refuse transfer—392
Pneumatic dry bulk—420 Liquid tank trailers—313
12 Strick Corporation 3,500 4,400
Dry freight—1,900 Platform—300 Container chassis—1,300
13 Heil Trailer International, Co. 3,200 3,400
Petroleum tank trailers—1,100 Crude—800 Dry bulk—800 Lowbed trailers—500
14 Reitnouer Inc 2,995 2,750
15 Con-Way Manufacturing (formerly Road Systems) 2,877 2,548
New van trailers—1,439 Refurbished vans—1,438
16 Polar Tank Trailer 2,500 2,500
17 Pitts Enterprises 2,302 2,126
18 East Manufacturing Company 2,253 2,319
19 Trail King Industries 2,096 2,519
Also produced: 163 light-duty tag trailers
20 Doepker Industries Ltd 1,600 1,400
21 Tremcar 1,498 1,570
22 Kentucky Trailer 1,364 1,435
23 Felling Trailers 1,250 840
Also produced: 2,380 light-duty tag trailers
24 Kidron 991 1,114
25 Western Trailer 971 958
Also: Towmaster Trailers
Also produced: 2,480 light-duty tag trailers
895
 
601
 
Doonan Specialized Trailer 808 811
Talbert Manufacturing 734 731
Travis Trailers 728 630
  Total 244,864 244,186*

*Total is restated from 2012 because some manufacturers later revised output numbers