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Trailstar International, a prominent manufacturer and distributor of high-quality dump trailers in the Midwest, boasts a storied history spanning over four decades. Since our inception in 1980 in Alliance, Ohio, we have been at the forefront of the dump trailer industry, delivering products renowned for their durability and longevity.


Utilizing cutting-edge materials, our trailers are engineered to withstand the rigors of various applications, including bulk material transportation, farming, roadwork, and construction. Notably, many of our trailers manufactured in the 1980s continue to traverse the roads today, a testament to their enduring quality.


Driven by a steadfast commitment to excellence, innovation, and customer satisfaction, Trailstar has consistently upheld its position as a trailblazer in the market. Beyond merely manufacturing dump trailers, we have evolved into a trusted leader, a valuable resource, and a close-knit family within the industry.


Today, as we reflect on our journey, we take pride in our resilience, our dedication to quality, and our unwavering focus on customer-centricity. With a legacy built on strength and perseverance, Trailstar remains steadfast in its pursuit of excellence, poised to meet the evolving needs of our customers for years to come.

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Trailstar’s premium dump trailers are expertly manufactured using a combination of cutting-edge technology and hands-on labor. Our team of skilled mechanics closely monitor each step of production, assuring every screw is tight and every part is snug. To further ensure quality, our trailers go through a comprehensive 120-point inspection and come with a 5-year pro-rated warranty on workmanship and quality. 


As a pioneer in the dump trailer industry, we know that more time on the road equals more money in our customers’ pockets, which is why we value innovation. Backed by our experienced engineers, veteran shop mechanics and skilled welders, we work tirelessly to find new and improved ways to operate. Our constant efforts to cut weight and increase durability set us apart from the rest. 



From our newest crewmember to our oldest customer, we take care of our own. Family is important to us therefore we listen, we care, and we act. Our family atmosphere is what keeps people around, employees and customers included. At Trailstar, you’re not just another number, you’re a part of something special. We take the time to foster relationships and invest in our community. Far or near, our customers know that we are here.


As we look towards the future, it’s one of growth and prosperity. With several new lines on the horizon, our passion to provide and our dedication to excellence will continue to drive us for generations to come.