Material handling: industrial trucks - Statistics & Facts

The global market for new industrial trucks is projected to reach around 51 billion U.S. dollars by 2022. New orders for internal combustion trucks contributed almost 40 percent of the around 1.18 million new industrial truck orders received by the industry in 2016. With about 530,000 units, warehouse trucks accounted for the largest share, and the electric truck segment was responsible for about 207,000 orders.

The leading markets for material handling equipment consumption include Asia, Europe and North America. Toyota, Kion and Jungheinrich are counted among the key suppliers for industrial trucks.

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Material handling worldwide: industrial trucks and lift trucks

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