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Cargotec as an investment

Why invest in Cargotec?

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Cargotec is a technology leader with strong market positions in all business areas, Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor. We have leading brands in markets with long term growth potential and several megatrends, such as urbanisation and growing middle class, support our businesses.

Our aim is to transform from an equipment provider into a leader in intelligent cargo handling. We will achieve this by focusing on our four strategic must-win battles: customer centricity,  services, digitalisation and productivity.

M&A history

Cargotec’s M&A strategy is focusing on bolt on acquisitions. In Kalmar, the focus is on service footprint expansion and software offering. Hiab is focusing on expanding geographical presence and product offering, whereas MacGregor is looking for M&A opportunities on distressed assets and software as well as intelligent technology.


Company name Announced Closed Transaction value Business area Sales Employees
Kalmar España S.A. 18 December 2006 April 2007  Not disclosed Kalmar  11 M€ in 2005  6
Catracom 16 September 2006 November 2006  Not disclosed  Kalmar 70 M€ in 2005 100 
African National Engineering 1 September 2006 After signing  Not disclosed  Kalmar
Grampian Hydraulics 11 August 2006 After signing  Not disclosed  MacGregor  Approx. 4 M€ in 2006 30 
BMH Marine AB 12 June 2006 July 2006  Approx. 32 M€  MacGregor  70 M€ in 2006 (estimate) 140 
East Coast Cranes and Electrical Contracting Inc. 16 March 2006 After signing  Not disclosed  Kalmar  USD 25 million in 2005
AMA 26 January 2006 April 2006  Not disclosed  Hiab  4 M€ in 2005 55 
Divestment of 42% stake in Consolis
21 September 2005 October 2005  80 M€  -  646 MEUR  5,100
All Set Marine Lashing 8 July 2005 November 2005  Not disclosed  MacGregor  15 M€ in 2004

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