Caterpillar Inc Research and Development Expenses

Research & Development (R&D) Expenses of Caterpillar Inc 2005-2018

Amounts are in $millions.

Year R&D Expenses ($mn)
2018$1,850 
2017$1,842
2016$ 1,853
2015$ 2,134 
2014 $ 2,107
2013$ 1,552 
2012$ 2,491 
2011 $ 2,297
2010 $ 1,905
2009 $ 1,421
2008 $ 1,728
2007 $ 1,404
 2006$ 1,347
 2005$ 1,084

Research and development expenses of caterpillar Inc grew to $1.85 billion from $1.84 billion in 2017.