In the heavy equipment industry, Tractors are the most popular machine to manufacture. They are easy to make compared to bulldozers and other heavy machinery; therefore, there are hundreds of companies worldwide. You can definitely find a tractor manufacturer in your nation; whether you live in Italy or in Finland, there’s bound to company that makes tractors. Some of the most recognized tractor manufacturers are CaselH, Ford, John Deere, Kubota, Massey Ferguson, and New Holland. Of these manufacturers, John Deere and Massey Ferguson have the most tractors.
Because there are so many tractor producers, the market share is very hard to capture. But the most well known tractor manufacturer is John Deere. They owe their success to the founder John Deere, who invented the steel plow in 1837. John Deere made its first tractor, called the Waterloo Boy, in 1892. Since then, it has become the mainstream brand for tractors worldwide. Now they make residential, commercial, golf, and agriculture tractors. Although, they also make heavy equipment, they make most of their money off selling tractors.
Massey Ferguson Limited, was founded in 1958 and its headquarters is located in the United Kingdom. Today the company exists by the name of AGCO, but still is one of the major tractor manufacturers. Just like John Deere is very popular in the USA, AGCO is popular in the UK. It produces over 300 tractors and other heavy machinery.