Continued demand and strong prices seen at Thainstone Online Collective Sale

Posted: August 23, 2022

Leading auctioneering companies, Thainstone Specialist Auctions and Aberdeen & Northern Marts (divisions of ANM Group) held a Live Online Collective Sale at Thainstone Centre on Wednesday 17th August.

Top selling lot – 2011 JCB 4CX Backhoe Excavator

The online auction saw over 1,700 entries with market strong prices attained all round and steady demand for good quality second hand equipment. A 2011 JCB 4CX Backhoe Excavator reached the top price of £34,000 in the tractors, telehandler and plant category, as well as 2013 CLAAS Arion 620C 4WD Tractor c/w front linkage also in this category which sold for £22,000. In the small plant & groundcare section a Haulotte HA21P access hoist achieved £5,000 and in the 4×4’s and light commercials category a 2017 Mitsubishi Shogun SWB SG2Di-D Auto Commercial sold for £17,500. Within the farm machinery & implements section a the Mobile Stone Crusher reached £9,800 and an Ifor Williams twin axle horsebox sold for £4,400 in the trailers, containers & caravan section.

Mark Barrack, Head of Thainstone Specialist Auctions, said: “The online collective auction continues to work well with the majority of customers preferring to bid online, over 580 bidders from across the UK participated. The auction saw sale success rate of 82%, demonstrating a clear demand for items including commercial vehicles, plant machinery and agricultural implements and equipment.

“We aim to help all businesses of any industry to move on underutilised equipment and maximum the true value of surplus assets. With a transparent fair auction system and our highly professional team of auctioneers we ensure the best price is achieved on the day. Our team are available to discuss entries by contacting 01467 623770.”

The next Thainstone Online Collective Sale takes place on Wednesday 14th September and entries will be accepted from Monday 5th September.

Top prices

Small Plant & Groundcare
Haulotte HA12P Access Hoist£5,000
Hanix H08B Micro Excavator£5,000
TL38 Portable Cherry Picker£4,000
Amazone PH1250 Utilities Mower/Collector£3,800
Tractors, Telehandlers & Plant Equipment
2011 JCB 4CX Backhoe Excavator£34,000
2013 CLAAS Arion 620C 4WD Tractor C/W Front Linkage£22,000
2011 Logic ATV Soft Track£20,000
2010 JCB Fastrac 2155£19,800
4×4’s and Light Commercials
2017 Mitsubishi Shogun SWB SG2Di-D Auto Commercial£17,500
2018 Ford Ranger Wildtrack 3.2 Double Cab£17,300
2017 VW Crafter CR35 Startline Van£14,000
2016 Toyota Hilux Invincible Double Cab£10,000
Farm Machinery & Implements
Mobile Stone Crusher£9,800
Kane 12 ton Tandem Axle Silage Trailer£7,700
Marshall QM11 Monocoque Grain Trailer c/w hydraulic door£6,900
Stewart 34ft Tandem Axle Flat Trailer£5,600
Trailers, Containers & Caravans
Ifor Williams Twin Axle Horsebox£4,400
Bessacarr 4 Berth Caravan£3,900
Ifor Williams 510G 12×6 Stock Trailer£3,900
Ifor Williams TB4021-352 13’ Tilt Bed Trailer£3,700