Two-day auction attracts 5,900+ bidders from 56 countries; approx. 64% of equipment sold online
FORT WORTH, TX, May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – More than 3,900 equipment items and trucks were sold for US$51+ million in Ritchie Bros.’ latest Fort Worth, TX auction, held this week.
More than 5,900 people from 56 countries registered to bid in the May 14 – 15, 2019 auction. Approximately 89 percent of the items in the auction were purchased by U.S. buyers, including 43 percent purchased by buyers from Texas. International buyers from such countries as Fiji, Japan, and the Ukraine purchased 11 percent of the equipment. Online buyers purchased 64 percent of the assets.
"We continue to see strong attendance for our live auctions in Texas, with 23 percent more bidders this week compared to the same a...Read More