Haulotte´s revenues for the third quarter of the year were up 39 per cent at Ç113 million ($143 million). In the nine months of January-September has seen the company´s revenues rise 24 per cent to Ç320 million ($405 million).
According to a company statement, sales continued to make significant progress in Europe (+36 per cent at end-September) driven by rental fleet renewal in Asia Pacific (+37 per cent) and in North America (+28 per cent). Latin America (-27 per cent) confirms the trend observed during the first half.
There was revenue growth across Haulotte´s all three business lines - equipment sales, equipment rental and equipment services - during the first nine months of the year. However, the growth was strongest in equipment sales at +27 per cent compared to the same period last year. At 85 per cent of Haulotte´s revenues, this was by far the company´s biggest business.
In this year, the company expects revenues to be up by 20 per cent over last year.