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SEMA Wants Input on Plans for 2020 SEMA Show

SEMA Wants Input on Plans for 2020 SEMA Show

The Specialty Equipment Market Association continues to plan for an in-person 2020 SEMA Show, but organizers also are watching a spike in coronavirus cases in Las Vegas and working on a virtual element to meet the demand of international attendees who may face travel restrictions.
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Aftermarket Sales to Drop 8.8% This Year, Rebound in 2021

Aftermarket Sales to Drop 8.8% This Year, Rebound in 2021

Total U.S. automotive aftermarket sales are forecast to decrease 8.8% in 2020 as a result of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and related factors, according to the 2020 Joint Channel Forecast Model produced jointly by the Auto Care Association and the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association. But a rebound is expected to take place next year.
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