Wirtgen Group continues to push up John Deere's quarterly sales

- Mar 20, 2018-

In the first quarter of 2018, John Deere's construction machinery and forestry Equipment Department's sales rose 57% to $1.731 billion in the previous year, with Wirtgen Group contributing 23% per cent to sales growth and net sales of $1.1 billion after the Wirtgen group.


The sector's operating profit was slightly affected by the mergers and acquisitions transaction. In the first quarter of 2018, John Deere's construction machinery and forestry Equipment Department's sales rose 57% to $1.731 billion in the previous year, with Wirtgen Group contributing 23% per cent to sales growth and net sales of $1.1 billion after the Wirtgen group. The sector's operating profit was slightly affected by the mergers and acquisitions transaction.