Te Maini Materials Movemen, recently announced a strategic agreement with the world’s third largest forklift and materials handling equipment manufacturer, Nacco Material Handling Group(NHMG), USA. The partnership between the two companies will include the manufacture of specific Yale products within India, besides representing the Yale products made at overseas factories. Maini Materials will be exclusively responsible for the sales, service, parts and customer support for Yale’s extensive range of products in India. The link with NHMG allows Maini to expand its portfolio and to manufacture of European designed equipment in India. “The manufacture of Yale products in India will benefit customers significantly, with the availability of European design products at competitive price points” said Sandeep Kumar Maini, Chairman, Maini Group. “The markets will experience new technologies which provide reliability, safety & significantly enhanced efficiencies.” he added.
“The current scenario provides the ideal trading environment for Yale and Maini Materials Movement to offer reliable and responsive materials handling equipment in India.” said Ralf Mock, Managing Director EMEA at Yale’s parent company NACCO Materials Handling Limited (NMHG). “NMHG will also be providing product design and engineering expertise to enable the Maini Group to build certain key Yale products in India. The first of these products is the successful three wheel RCF electric counterbalance fork-lift truck which is scheduled to roll off the Bangalore factory production line at the end of this fiscal year, March 2011.”