TAN UYEN TOWN, Vietnam (March 8, 2016) — Industrial tire specialist Camso Ltd. has inaugurated production of solid forklift tires at a new plant in Vietnam's Binh Duong Province as part of the company's strategy to “gain leadership position” in the Asian materials-handling market.
Camso — formerly Camoplast Solideal — built the 247,500-sq.-ft. factory in 14 months. It did not disclose its investment in the facility nor the production capacity. The plant employs 160.
“This new facility is a commitment to being the best partner for our OEM and aftermarket customers of the Asian market, and an investment to grow our leadership position in the material-handling sector,” said Jean-François Ferland, vice president and general manager of material handling at Camso.