Caterpillar's Global Sales Remain Steady in August

By WEEK Reporter

Caterpillar's Global Sales Remain Steady in August

September 20, 2011 Updated Sep 20, 2011 at 1:13 PM CDT

Once again, Caterpillar has noted strong sales figures for the month of August, despite an unsteady economy.

The company says global sales for its equipment experienced a 34 percent increase.

Areas with the largest growth included European territories and Latin America, both over 40 percent.

More information on Caterpillar dealer statistics can be found on http://www.caterpillar.com/investors/financial-information/dealer-statistics.