Al-Futtaim Motors Commercial Vehicles set to take part in the World Ports & Trade Summit
Al-Futtaim Motors Commercial Vehicles will be showcasing its trucks and handling
material equipment at the World Ports & Trade Summit taking place from 2
to 4 April 2012 in Abu Dhabi under the patronage of H.H. General Sheikh Mohammed
bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi & Deputy Supreme Commander
of the Armed Forces.
Al-Futtaim Motors Commercial Vehicles, exclusive distributors of HINO trucks
and BT counterbalanced forklifts and warehouse equipment will be displaying
the latest HINO 300 series light-duty truck, recently launched with an automatic
"This is the first time we take part in the World Ports & Trade Summit.
The event unites the main players in the cargo, shipping and logistics business
which form a key part of our potential business partners, "said Vladimir Knezevic,
General Manager Al-Futtaim Motors Commercial Vehicle.
"The Abu Dhabi market offers great potentials for this industry being
the capital of the most important transit country in the Arab world. The UAE
has the most developed ports and the most sophisticated marine and trade industry,
which reverberates on high demand for a trusted mobility and handling equipment,
hence our interest" he added
Al-Futtaim Motors Commercial Vehicle operates the HINO franchise, an established
Japanese truck brand under Toyota Group company, which offers the complete range
of light, medium and heavy-duty trucks. Hino also offers 34 to 60 seat buses
to suit all logistical requirements, in addition to 5.5 ton GVW trucks and 100
ton GCW tractors.
Al-Futtaim Motors Commercial Vehicle also manages BT warehouse equipment and
Toyota counterbalanced forklifts providing a complete range of material handling
equipment such as hand trucks, power pallet trucks, powered stackers, reach
trucks, narrow aisle trucks, order pickers, tow tractors and electric/engine
powered counterbalanced trucks. In addition, it features a plethora of customized
trucks for special requirements, including galvanized, cold storage, explosion-proof,
as well as cabin options for outdoor applications.