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NAGS 2007 Winter Catalog Released; Calculator Price Changes to Start January 8

The National Auto Glass Specifications 2007 Winter Catalog has been released and the industry will see pricing changes in the calculator starting next Monday, January 8. What can the industry expect?

In May 2006, glassBYTEs.com brought you a look at the
20 most popular windshields, the NAGS prices for each as listed in both the Winter and Spring 2006 catalogs and the percent change between the two publications. Below is the same list, with the Winter 2007 NAGS prices.

NAGS Number Jan. 9, 2006 8-May-06 Jan. 9, 2007 One Year Change % Change
DW01341GBYN $187.35 $188.65 $188.80 $1.45 0.77
DW01217GBYN $193.45 $194.85 $197.85 $4.40 2.27
DW01256GBNN $244.60 $246.00 $244.75 $.15 0.06
DW01168GBNN $180.00 $181.15 $182.05 $2.05 1.14
DW01549GBYN $194.60 $198.50 $195.05 $.45 0.23
DW01206GBYN $185.90 $186.40 $186.30 $.40 0.22
DW01099GBNN $181.10 $181.55 $180.70 -$.40 -0.22
DW01176GBNN $189.00 $190.05 $192.65 $3.65 1.93
DW01317GBYN $188.65 $190.30 $193.70 $5.05 2.68
FW02064GBNN
$188.50 $189.45 $190.45 $1.95 1.03
FW02018GBNN $182.40 $183.45 $184.70 $2.30 1.26
DW01319GBYN $221.20 $221.80 $213.35 -$7.85 -3.55
DW01257GBYN $226.70 $226.35 $221.30 -$5.40 -2.38
DW01226GBNN $211.65 $213.85 $216.35 $4.70 2.22
DW01105GBNN $187.35 $187.90 $188.15 $.80 0.43
DW01218GBYN $224.25 $226.30 $234.05 $ 9.80 4.37
DW01140GBNN $179.20 $181.10 $184.30 $5.10 2.85
DW01297GBNN $188.60 $189.55 $191.25 $2.65 1.41
DW01381GBNN $200.15 $202.90 $202.75 $2.60 1.30
FW00799GBNN $176.45 $178.00 $183.35 $6.90 3.91
AVERAGE       $2.04 1.1

What do you think? How will these price changes affect the industry? Do you feel they are reflective of what NAGS was hoping to accomplish with the rebalancing of 2005? Let us know! CLICK HERE to discuss the changes on the AGRR/glassBYTEs.com message boards or email us directly at news@glassbytes.com


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