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JCB orders Indian for two

JCB today celebrated 35 years of manufacturing in India with the opening of two brand new factories in Jaipur – an investment of £62 million. While the Indian market has this year declined by 20%, JCB has invested heavily in the new facilities in readiness for a return to growth which will be driven by an increase in spending on infrastructure projects. Today JCB Chairman Lord Bamford was joined by Vasundhara Raje, The Chief Minister of Rajasthan, at the official opening of the two new plants on a 115 acre…

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Volvo backhoes go Chinese

As part of the Volvo Group’s ongoing activities to improve profitability and reduce costs, Volvo Construction Equipment will discontinue development and production of its current product line of Volvo-branded backhoe loaders and motor graders. In the future, these products will instead be manufactured by Volvo CE’s Chinese company SDLG. As communicated in conjunction with the report on the third quarter of 2014, further cost-saving measures will be implemented in Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) to adapt the cost structure and to address the profitability of certain products. A review of…

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