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|There's been lots of speculation about the impact of the trade war between the United States and China, but a report this week from Bloomberg put a number to that dispute: USD585 billion.
Bloomberg economists say uncertainty over trade could lower the global GDP by 0.6% in 2021.
According to the report, China would be hit harder by the uncertainty factor, with its GDP lowered by 1%, while the tension will shave a 0.6% chunk off America's economic output.
And then there's Brexit!
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|Elevated Access named NZ Sinoboom distributor Australasia News|
Auckland Elevated Access NZ Ltd has signed an exclusive agreement with Sinoboom to distribute the Chinese company’s MEWPs in New Zealand.
Elevated Access NZ previously represented the company in 2014, ...
|Freight companies on board for new airport Australasia News|
Sydney, NSW Ten of Australia’s major freight companies have signed memoranda of understanding (MOU) with Western Sydney Airport, due to open in 2026.
The MOU will see Western Sydney Airport work ...
|ALC calls for action after audit Australasia News|
Canberra, ACT The Australian Logistics Council (ALC) says the Australian Infrastructure Audit 2019,
released last week, highlights the need for more effectively targeting investment in freight infrastructure and prioritising regulatory reforms that ...
|New Hyster® UT forklift meets the need for simpler handling Australasia News|
Hyster is excited to introduce our new UT Series of cost-effective lift trucks.
In capacities from 1.5-3.5 tonnes, they are an affordable and uncomplicated option for operations for limited work periods, or up to 1,000 hours a year. Benefits include:
Hyster offers all our customers peace of mind, delivering fast support whenever needed.
- Cost-efficiency - no advanced features not required for lower usage forklifts
- Reliable service and back-up from your local Hyster dealer
- Ideal for a wide range of warehousing and logistics operations
Hyster-Yale Asia-Pacific Pty Ltd | +61 2 9795 3842 | Email | ShopFront | Web
Find your local dealer: Hyster Asia | Hyster Pacific
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|TVH acquires IPS|
UNITED KINGDOM TVH Parts Holding NV has acquired the shares of UK-based company Independent Parts & Service Ltd (IPS), a dealer in replacement parts for mobile elevating work platforms and outrigger pads. ...
|Konecranes buys Trevolution Service|
ITALY Konecranes has acquired Italian Trevolution Service SRL, one of Italy’s largest independent crane service companies specialising in crane maintenance, repairs, modernisations, spare parts, and hoists and components.
|East Penn buys majority stake in Navitas|
UNITED STATES Battery manufacturer East Penn has acquired a majority interest in Navitas Systems.
The acquisition will accelerate East Penn’s expansion of its motive power battery offering, as well as ...
|Movers & Shakers|
Bis Henderson Recruitment, UKWA
|Kensar appointed Doosan dealer|
UNITED STATES Kensar Equipment Company has been appointed the exclusive Doosan forklift dealer for the greater Indianapolis area, offering Doosan’s full line of diesel, petrol and electric forklifts.
“We’ve built a ...
|KION plans new factory in Poland|
GERMANY KION Group has announced plans for the construction of a new industrial truck plant in Ko?baskowo, near Szczecin in Poland. Capital expenditure on this project will amount to over EUR60 ...
CLARK service managers meet
- Lexington, KY, United States
Raymond recognised for manufacturing leadership
- Greene, NY, United States
Crown honoured in Philippines
- Manilla, Philippines
|Doosan launches new NX series|
KOREA, SOUTH Doosan Industrial Vehicle has announced the launch of its new NX series forklift.
The new model was recently revealed to seven dealers from six major Asian countries at a ...
|FLTA calls for awards nominations|
UNITED KINGDOM The Fork Lift Truck Association is calling for entries to the Safe Site category of the upcoming FLTA Awards for Excellence 2020.
Organisations that have implemented initiatives to improve ...
|Forklift on fire|
UNITED STATES Investigators are examining the scene of a factory fire in Poole in southern England, after firefighters responded to a blaze involving a forklift.
The fire service was called to ...