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Messe Muenchen South Africa, organisers of bauma Conexpo Africa, have announced that this key pan-African trade show for construction, building material, mining, agriculture & forestry machinery and vehicles, will not take place in 2021 as planned. The event had...
COVID SURVEY by CECE, ERA and LECTURA:  Covid Special, part 8 Following the spread of the virus, many countries started implementing several measures to reduce the movement of people, and that has mainly obstructed the heavy machinery industry because it usually...
Covid-19 by no means spared the construction machinery sector. In the wake of lockdown measures, between January and June the Italian construction and site vehicle market shrank overall by 20%. Results were no better elsewhere in world, with sales...
Auctions in Europe and the Middle East see 66% increase in registrations in first half of 2020 As the COVID-19 pandemic hit and lockdowns spread, Ritchie Bros. quickly adapted to online-only auctions and has seen a sharp increase in bidder...
The prevailing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has meant machine fairs this year have been either cancelled or postponed worldwide. Fairs traditionally have provided an easy way to demonstrate technically advanced products. So instead of fairs, Engcon has decided to arrange...
Last week Ritchie Bros. sold a staggering 10,700+ equipment items for CA$184+ million (US$131+ million) in its first-ever online-only auction in Edmonton, AB. The company, which has been conducting auctions in Alberta for close to six decades, has temporarily...
Over two thirds of the Company’s production sites around the world are operational, albeit at a reduced rate, and the vast majority are expected to reopen by the end of May. New Holland Agriculture (part of CNH Group Industry) is...
In the context of the pandemic, the Joskin Group’s activity continues, but with an adapted regime. The food chain is a societal imperative and it must be safe in all circumstances. Therefore, Joskin got quickly organized to guarantee its service...
The European industry associations representing the non-road mobile machinery sector call on the EU to adopt swift measures in response to disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Source: FEM In a joint letter sent today to the European Commission CECE, CEMA,...