Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers

10:29 AM EST - Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers : Last week conducted its first Moerdijk, The Netherlands auction of 2019, selling more than 2,600 equipment items and trucks for €37+ million ($42+ million U.S.). The two-day unreserved public auction attracted close to 1,900 bidders from 87 countries, including 1,300+ online bidders. Approximately 77% of the equipment was sold to out-of-country buyers from as far away as Nigeria, Australia, and the United States. Thirty-nine percent of the assets were sold to online buyers. Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers shares T.RBA are trading down $1.29 at $47.81.