Material Handling Equipment: United States

This report forecasts to 2026 US material handling equipment demand and production in nominal US dollars at the manufacturer level. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: industrial trucks and tractors; conveying equipment; hoists, cranes, and monorails; automated storage and retrieval systems; and automated guided vehicles (AGVs), related equipment, and software. Total demand is also segmented by market as follows: manufacturing; mining; trade and distribution; construction; and other markets such as agriculture, forestry, and airports.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand is provided in annual series from 2011 to 2021; production and the various segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2011, 2016, and 2021.

Excluded from the scope of this report are: aerial work platforms; construction-type cranes (mostly mobile and tower cranes), wrecker cranes, and similar items that could be considered material handling equipment; elevators; lift tables; related services, such as equipment maintenance; and spare parts.

Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading companies, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Codes:
333922 Conveyor and conveying equipment manufacturing
333923 Overhead traveling crane, hoist, and monorail system manufacturing
333924 Industrial truck, tractor, trailer, and stacker machinery manufacturing

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