Industrial lift trucks, also known as forklifts, are used in just about every sector of the economy that involves the movement of goods and material. They are not limited to “industrial” applications such as manufacturing, although that sector is one of the more important markets for these trucks. They are also commonly used in warehousing, distribution, construction, agriculture, and oil and gas field projects, to mention a few applications.
Our report provides sales and production estimates for the last five years, a breakdown of sales according to region and machine classification, a review of market and technology trends, an analysis of field population and imports and exports, and a sales and production forecast through 2023. We also provide profiles of the industry’s leading suppliers as well as a listing of suppliers’ models and specifications.