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Plant manager: Alan Little

Employment: 546

Turnover: £179.6m

Pre-tax profit: No separate Northern Ireland information available

NACCO has been making forklifts in Craigavon since 1981, branded under the names Hyster and Yale. Current production levels are around 13,000 forklifts annually.

The American-owned company is the source for engine powered product in the 1.6-5.5 tonne capacity range and, battery powered product in the 1.3-5.5 tonne capacity range. The main markets for the Craigavon produced products are Europe, Middle East and Africa, with around 8% of the output destined for the Asia Pacific and Americas theatres.

The plant is the largest of three NACCO Materials Handling Group plants in Europe.

PO Box 11
Carn Industrial Estate
Co Armagh
BT63 5WN
Tel 028 3835 4499

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