Large truck sales are up 73% yoy, to 2,746,

reports AUTO-Consulting. The company tracked sales of trucks weighing over 3.5 tons from January to July, compared to the same period last year. “Road construction continues to be the market driver,” the analysts wrote. “Dump trucks are sold like ‘hotcakes.’” The top five brands are: MAZ of Belarus; MAN of Germany; Scania, Ford, and Volvo.