Caterpillar reports global retail sales of machines rose 4% for the three-month rolling period ending in June, below a 6% rise in May and a 7% increase in April.
CAT says North America retail machine sales jumped 12% in June vs. a 15% gain in May, while Asia/Pacific sales fell 5% in June from a 4% drop in May.
Global sales in resource industries rose 23% in June vs. 21% growth in May, while construction industries sales were unchanged in June after rising 2% in May.
Within energy and transportation, CAT says total sales rose 3% in June vs. a 1% gain in May, but oil and gas sales fell 7% in June after declining 13% in May.
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