Fork Lift Truck Review

October 2001
Logistics & Transport Focus;Oct2001, Vol. 3 Issue 8, p6
Trade Publication
This article reveals some information about the British market for fork lift trucks throughout the second quarter of 2001. Data from the British industrial Truck Association Ltd. shows that by the end of June, orders placed stood at over 27,000 units. Of all these units ordered, 15,000 were counterbalance trucks of all fuel types. The other remaining orders are for electric fork lift trucks. Comparing for the first half of 2001, against the same period in 2000, unit orders for all powered fork lift trucks have shown a slight demand increase. During the same period, a slight decrease for counterbalance trucks was observed. Data shows that the daily goods sector have been active in acquiring fork lift trucks.


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