Recently, America’s Modern Materials Handling Magazine released the new top 20 forklift truck enterprises (2011) in the world. Anhui Forklift Truck Group ranks 8 in the list with the sales revenue of 1 billion dollars.
During 2011, the Group took the opportunity of the rapid development of domestic forklift truck industry and optimized the sales network both at home and abroad. The Group also actively explored the newly-emerged markets like Latin America, and increased the export of value-added products. The total sales volume is over 70,000 sets, growing by 25.38% year-over-year; and the total output value is over 7 billion RMB, growing by 20.86% year-over-year.
In 2011, Anhui Forklift Truck Group invested 102 million RMB in acquiring majority stakes of Ningbo Lida Logistics Equipment Co., Ltd. and made breakthrough in the field of warehouse vehicle. The Group also initiated the 200 million RMB Northern Heli Industrial Vehicle Base project. At present, the Group’s annual output is up to 100,000 sets. The Group aims to achieve the production and sales of 140,000 sets of forklifts and sales revenue of 15 billion RMB in 2015 and enter top 5 of the world’s industrial vehicle industry.