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Agricultural machinery: markets slowing down in the first quarter 2015

With a sharp drop in sales between January and March 2015 (-14%), the first quarter marks a setback for the European tractor sector. All the key markets of the continent are down. Declines also in the United States, Korea ...

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Focus

Norms for tractors, an illogical turn of the screw

The Italian association of agricultural machinery manufacturers presents in Milan its information and promotion initiatives. The presence inside three exhibitions on agri-food chains and a demonstration event in the field serve as a reminder that agricultural engineering is fundamental for every production chain
Special

FederUnacoma: a poker for the EXPO

The Italian association of agricultural machinery manufacturers presented in Milan its information and promotion initiatives. The presence inside three exhibitions on agri-food chains and a demonstration event in the field serve as a reminder that agricultural engineering is fundamental for every production chain
Current

Macfrut 2015: room for agricultural mechanics

Agreement between the Cesena trade fair organisation and FederUnacoma to develop specialised machinery for the fruit & veg sector as part of the international fruit and vegetable exhibition in Rimini from 23 to 25 September. Newgeneration technology for an efficient Made in Italy supply chain model
Market

Indonesia: an arcipelago of opportunity

The Indonesia of today is a leading Southeast Asian economy and ranks sixteenth at the world level and is also the world's fourth largest country for population. With economic growth behind only those of China and India, a land with riches of raw materials, an increasingly stable democracy and economic policy focused on investments, this country is a reservoir of opportunity for Italian industry
Gardening

Robotic mowers, a growing market

Lawn mower manufacturers have an ongoing commitment to research and development to bring to the market mowers with increasingly improved performance as regards power, precision and accuracy in cutting. The number of them producing robotic mowers has increased in recent years and the market is continuing to grow. An example is France where the sales of these mowers virtually doubled in 2014
Markets

Agricultural machinery in Iran, the market can bounce back

Lifting sanctions could be worth eight billion euro for Italian manufacturers. The need to renew the machinery inventory and increase the productivity of agriculture offers good prospects for market penetration also in the agricultural mechanization sector
Note

Twin Force Maxi technology for Alpego harrows

Totally new for the power harrows by Alpego in Gambellara, near Vicenza, is the Twin Force Maxi system which has evolved from the tried and tested Twin Force deployed by for some time by the Veneto manufacturer featuring not only...
Note

Antonio Carraro a leading player with Mach 2

Antonio Carraro unwrapped the new Mark 2, a steering reversible two-track tractor with rear rubber tracks and 20-inch front tires, at the Enovitis in the Field 2015 staged in Sicily, in Baglio Biesina – Marsala, to flank the Mark 4....
Note

Bgroup: a new pole for Imola

A press conference was held in the Imola city hall March 23rd for unveiling an “Industrial Development Plan for a New Agricultural Machinery Pole” named the Bgroup. The project was presented by Bgroup President and Founder Luigi Blasi and Imola...
Bioenergy

The Logistics for the management of biomass. Three EU projects

A conference at the FAO on the topic of "Mobilization of woody biomass for energy and industrial use" offered an update on the technologies and projects for energy uses of crop residues and dedicated plantations. The progress of the key projects in Europe was presented
News

Argo Tractors - Unima agreement

Argo Tractors and Unima (National Union of Agricultural Mechanisation Companies) signed a new agreement for the development of integrated communications and marketing activities. The goal is to create new opportunities for contractors, promoting their access to new technologies and the...
News

Comer Industries sales growth in 2014

This past May, the Shareholders’ Meeting of Comer Industries approved the 2014 financial statements. The Reggiolo company closed 2014 with a consolidated turnover of 361 million euros, which corresponds to an increase of 6% over the previous year. The most...
News

Firestone Music Tour

The tyre company Firestone is “key sponsor” of some of the most important music festivals planned this summer in Spain, Germany, France, Poland, Italy and the United Kingdom. The focus on music has always been a feature of the American...
AGROTECH MINIKOWO 4 - 5 luglio 2015 Minikowo, Poznan (Polonia)
AGROEXPO 9 - 20 luglio 2015 Bogotà (Colombia)
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PAACE AUTOMECHANIKA MEXICO 15 – 17 luglio 2015 Città del Messico (Messico)
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AGRI INTEX 17 - 20 luglio 2015 Codissia Trade Fair Complex, Coimbatore (India)
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International Agriculture, Forestry and Horticulture Exhibition 24 - 27 luglio 2015 Libramont (Belgio)
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