Industrial handling vehicles are widely used in ports, railway stations, airports, storehouse, factory workshop, warehouse, distribution center and distribution center, etc., in the cabin, car, and the container pallets of goods loading and unloading, handling, is essential to tray transportation, container transportation and equipment.
Forklifts play a very important role in the logistics system of enterprises and are the main force in material handling equipment. It is widely used in stations, ports, airports, factories, warehouses and other sectors of the national economy. Forklifts were developed during world war ii. China began manufacturing forklifts in the early 1950s. Especially with the rapid development of China's economy, the material handling of most enterprises has been separated from the original manual handling and replaced by the mechanized handling of forklifts. As a result, the Chinese forklift market has grown at a double-digit rate every year for the past few years.
Available on the market of forklift brand is numerous, complex models, together with the product itself technology is strong and very professional, so the choice of models, such as the supplier of choice is a lot of choose and buy of enterprises often face the problem. This paper focuses on vehicle model selection, brand selection, performance evaluation criteria and the overseas market contribution rate of China's forklift.