Additional Distribution in Brazil
Published on: Thursday 12th August 2010
PARIS ON, AUGUST 12, 2010 – The addition of Tracbel S/A to Tigercat’s distribution team benefits all stakeholders in Tigercat’s Brazilian operations. The focus of all parties is to provide Tigercat’s Brazilian customer base with the highest production and lowest production cost harvesting systems.
Tracbel S/A is responsible for sales and product support for Tigercat machinery operating in the states of Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Para, Amapa, Amazones, Roraima, Goias, Tocantins and the Federal District.
Latin Equipment do Brasil Ltda, which has represented Tigercat in Brazil since 1999 will continue to distribute and support Tigercat machinery operating in the states of Acre, Alagoas, Bahia, Ceara, Maranhao, Mato Grosso, Matto Grosso do Sul, Paraiba, Parana, Pernamboco, Piaui, Rio Grande do Norte, Rio Grande do Sul, Rondina, Santa Catarina and Sergipe and will also be able to continue to service and sell either parts or Tigercat machinery to any of its existing customers in Sao Paulo.
About Tracbel S/A
Tracbel S/A has been in business for more than 42 years and carries other leading brands of construction, agricultural and material handling equipment. Tracbel represents such companies as Volvo, Massey Ferguson, Michelin and Clark and serves customers in the mining, heavy construction, civil engineering, steel, forestry, logistics, agriculture and sugar industries. In 2009 Tracbel won the Exame Magazine award for best managed equipment dealership company in Brazil. Tracbel has also been designated best Volvo dealer in Latin America for 10 consecutive years.
About Latin Equipment do Brasil Ltda.
Latin Equipment has been in business 11 years, focusing on the forestry industry in Brazil, Uruguay, Chile, and Argentina as well as sugar cane harvesting in South America and the Caribbean Islands. In Brazil, Latin Equipment is the exclusive dealer for Continental Biomass Inc. material reduction equipment and Precision Husky chain flail debarkers and paper-quality chipping systems.
Tigercat Industries designs and manufactures premium quality forestry and off-road equipment with manufacturing facilities in Canada and Sweden and worldwide distribution. The diverse forestry line includes complete full-tree and cut-to-length harvesting systems.