ALMOST 1500 NEW TRACTORS REGISTERED IN IRELAND SO FAR THIS YEAR
Latest data from the Central Statistics Office
Almost 1,500 new tractors were registered between the start of January this year and the end of June, according to the latest data from the Central Statistics Office (CSO).
The figures are based on the National Vehicle and Driver File compiled by the Department of Transport.
There were 180 new tractors registered in Ireland last month, compared to 154 in June 2020. In the six-month period from January to June 2021, there was a 17% increase in new tractor registrations compared to the same period for the year before.
While there has been a slight increase in new tractor registrations in June this year, compared to June 2020, second-hand tractors are still proving popular.