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More Than 3,600 Bidders Participate in Ritchie Bros. Sale

Bidders came from 58 countries, including 49 U.S. states.

Fri May 30, 2014 - West Edition
Construction Equipment Guide

More than 3,600 bidders participated online and in person at Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers’ multi-million dollar unreserved public equipment auction in Fort Worth, Texas, on May 14 and 15.

Bidders came from 58 countries, including 49 U.S. states. More than 54 percent of the equipment was sold to out-of-state buyers, from as far away as Vietnam, the Netherlands and the United Arab Emirates. Online bidders purchased more than $23 million of equipment (49 percent of the equipment sold by dollar value), setting a new company record for the state of Texas.

In total, more than 3,050 equipment items were sold in the auction, including 80 plus hydraulic excavators, 60 plus wheel loaders, 55 plus dump trucks, 45 plus crawler tractors, a large selection of low hour, late-model equipment and more.

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