Ends Highest Grossing Year To Date With Over $113.6 Million In December Sales closed out 2018 with record-breaking sales in its end-of-year auctions. The online-only auction platform for construction equipment, agriculture equipment, and commercial trucks and trailers sold over $113.6 million (gross auction proceeds) in assets in December. Nearly 19,000 bidders across all 50 U.S. states, all ten Canadian provinces, and 52 countries worldwide participated in four multi-day auctions on In aggregate, the platform sold nearly 10,000 assets in December alone. is a product of Sandhills Publishing (the Nebraska-based tech company behind Machinery Trader, CraneTrader, ForestryTrader, TractorHouse, Truck Paper, and a number of other brands). Since its launch in 2010, the platform’s end-of-year auctions have grown exponentially.

“Product growth and brand extensions across each of our core industries and the niche markets within them have continued to fuel the success of,” explains Sandhills’ Director of New Products Evan Welch. “The year-over-year growth of, and especially its December sales, can be attributed directly to the unique value the platform offers both buyers and sellers.”

December Highlights

Gross auction proceeds: $113.6+ million
Total participating bidders: 18,876
Total assets listed: 9,929


Powered by Machinery Trader, CraneTrader, ForestryTrader, Truck Paper, TractorHouse, and MarketBook, is a product of Sandhills Publishing—an information processing company headquartered in Lincoln, Nebraska. AuctionTime equipment listings appear both online and in print across Sandhills' trade publications and corresponding websites to reach buyers around the world in the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment industries.

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Posted On January 2, 2019
Category: Sandhills News
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