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Certain amounts for the periods ended December 31, have been restated for immaterial corrections of identified errors pertaining to the calculation of gain on sale of containers, net and to properly account for lease concessions.
The increase was primarily due to an increase in average sales proceeds per unit, partially offset by a decrease in volume of sales.
The decrease for the year was partially offset by higher repositioning expense on recovered Hanjin units. The decrease was primarily due to an increase in future residual values on each of our three primary dry container types effective July 1,partially offset by an increase in the average fleet size, excluding fully depreciated containers.
The tax expense in the fourth quarter benefited from the U. The most significant effect of the law on the Company was the reduction in the U. Container trade is expected to grow at an even faster rate. We expect container prices to remain stable given the recent increase in steel prices and ongoing demand.
Resale prices are also expected to remain high given the level of new container prices and the limited supply of containers placed on sale as a result of near full utilization.
Yields on new leases have slightly moderated as competition increases. We were the second largest purchaser of containers among our peers in and have the size, resources, and liquidity to continue investing in new containers while returns remain attractive.
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We also lease tank containers through our relationship with Trifleet Leasing and are the primary supplier of containers to the U.
Textainer is one of the largest and most reliable suppliers of new and used containers. In addition to selling older containers from our lease fleet, we buy older containers from our shipping line customers for trading and resale.
We sold an average of more thancontainers per year for the last five years to more than 1, customers making us one of the largest sellers of used containers. Textainer operates via a network of 14 offices and more than independent depots worldwide.
Forward-looking statements include statements that are not statements of historical facts and include, without limitation, statements regarding: Readers are cautioned that these forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, are only predictions and may differ materially from actual future events or results.
These risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, the following items that could materially and negatively impact our business, results of operations, cash flows, financial condition and future prospects: Textainer is under no obligation to modify or update any or all of the statements it has made herein despite any subsequent changes Textainer may make in its views, estimates, plans or outlook for the future.Introduction.
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