Ritchie Bros. UK Gears Up for May Auction Following Strong Global Engagement in March


Ritchie Bros. UK the world’s largest seller of used equipment is poised for its upcoming May auction. This follows a highly successful March auction, which saw impressive results that underscore the global reach and ongoing demand for used equipment


  • 1,651 lots sold across diverse equipment categories.
  • 1286 global bidders from 62 countries participated in the auction.
  • 1288 new registrations showcasing strong buyer interest.
  • 102,821 unique page views on machines, highlighting in-depth engagement.

Connecting a Global Marketplace:

March auction’s statistics demonstrate an impressive ability to connect a global network of buyers and sellers. With bidders from 62 countries participating, Ritchie Bros. UK provides a robust platform for equipment owners to reach a vast audience and secure potentially higher selling prices. New registrations further reinforce the growing pool of buyers actively seeking used equipment.

March Auction Highlights

With over 1200 lots, the March auction showed strong activity with page views for items such as a 2017 JCB 8018 Mini excavator reaching 2426 and a 2017 JCB 520-40 Telehandler reaching 1207. Some other key highlights include:

  • 2021 Manitou MT1440 sold for £41,000.
  • 2021 Komatsu D65PX-18E0 sold for £132,000.
  • 2006 Liebherr LTM1055-3.1 sold for £100,000.
  • 2022 Wacker Neuson DV60 sold for £37,000.

The upcoming May auction will offer a wide variety of high-quality used equipment with lots mounting up on the auction website every day.

Benefits of Buying and Selling with Ritchie Bros. UK:

  • Global Reach: Gain access to a vast network of potential buyers and sellers worldwide, maximizing your chances of finding the right buyer or equipment at a competitive price.
  • Transparent Bidding: The secure online platform allows buyers to bid with confidence on a vast selection of equipment.
  • Efficient Transactions: Sellers enjoy quick payment of their equipment selling, and benefit from expert guidance throughout the process.
  • Convenience and Transparency: Buyers can bid online from anywhere, anytime, on a user-friendly platform.

“The March auction results highlight the growing demand for used equipment in a global market,” said Rupert Craven, Sales Manager at Ritchie Bros. UK. “Our global reach and transparent online platform ensure a seamless buying and selling experience for customers across the world. We look forward to offering another diverse selection of equipment at our May auction.”

Buyers and sellers are encouraged to visit the Ritchie Bros. UK website to register for the upcoming auction, browse equipment listings, and learn more about the benefits of using Ritchie Bros. UK for all their used equipment needs.


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