Ritchie Bros. Sets February 2016 Florida Auction Dates

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Ritchie Bros. announced the dates for its next massive February auction in Orlando, FL: February 15 – 19, 2016 (rbauction.com/Orlando). For decades, Ritchie Bros.’ multi-day February auction in Florida has been the largest industrial auction in the world each year. More than 10,000 equipment items were sold at the 2015 February Orlando event, which attracted 9,350+ bidders from 81 countries. Consignments are now being accepted for the 2016 event—interested sellers should contact their local representative, or the auction site directly at +1.863.420.9919 to sell in the February auction.
  The 10,000+ items in the February 2015 Orlando auction sold for $179+ million, including a site record $66+ million of equipment sold to online buyers. Close to 80% of the equipment was sold to buyers outside of Florida, including 27% sold to buyers outside of the country. The five-day unreserved public auction featured equipment from 875 sellers from across the U.S. and other countries.
  Equipment highlights from the 2015 February Orlando auction included 495+ compactors, 450+ excavators, 270 wheel loaders, 235+ dozers, 300+ truck tractors, 290+ trailers, 200+ van trucks, 175+ loader backhoes, 100+ motor graders, 90 dump trucks, 45+ cranes, 285+ boom lifts, 170+ scissor lifts, 275+ forklifts, 45+ farm tractors, 130+ pickup trucks and much more. Every item was sold to the highest bidder with no minimum bid or reserve price.