The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association announced the March 1, 2009 publication of the new HDMA 2009 Global Commercial Vehicle Report.

Advanced copies of the report will be first distributed to HDMA members attending Heavy Duty Dialogue '09 on Feb. 16 at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Florida. HDMA will then offer the 2009 Global Commercial Vehicle Report for sale.

The 2009 Global Commercial Vehicle Report includes the latest HDMA biennial Heavy Duty Truck Maintenance in the USA survey/study and additional vital supplier marketing information such as the 2009 HDMA HD Distributor Survey. Newly added data includes information from emerging global commercial vehicle markets in India, Brazil, Russia and China. Other expanded sections include an environment and energy related section, global vehicle and highway transportation reports and important data detailing global truck exports.

"The 2009 Global Commercial Vehicle Report is compiled of data and results that will assist our members to make intelligent marketing and financial decisions for their businesses, especially during these challenging economic times," said Timothy Kraus, president and COO of Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association.