Off-Highway Research's managing director, Chris Sleight, will give a presentation at the Spanish Trade association's General Assembly in Zaragoza on 28th June.
Sales of mini excavators in Germany exceeded 20,000 units in 2021 for the first time in history. Full order books for suppliers mean similar levels will be seen in 2022.
Sessions will cover the market outlook, supply chain challenges and the future for alternative fuels
The market did not slow down during the Covid pandemic, and there are many positive long-term factors which will continue to drive growth.
Policy drivers and the availability of products are expected to drive a sharp increase in sales of medium-sized electric wheeled loaders in China. However, it will also remain the largest market for traditional diesel-powered loaders for the foreseeable future.
Off-Highway Research can be found on the lower level of Hall 3, at stand no. C290
Global management consultancy will provide detailed insights in the conference session on supply chain issues, among other initiatives, including an accompanying White Paper.
Equipment sales have seen little impact form the Covid pandemic and its aftermath, and the outlook is for continued consistent demand.
There is no tradition of using backhoe loaders in China, and sales have never risen above a few hundred units per year. However, backhoe loader production is an order of magnitude greater.
A good climate for infrastructure investment and reforms in the mining sector auger well for dozer sales.