Written by: CLARK
Posted on: 2 Jun 2020
Topic: General News
CLARK Material Handling International begun high volume production out of its new manufacturing facility located in Vietnam in October 2019. The facility is part of a global manufacturing platform and will support products for Australia, South East Asia, North America and Europe.
The addition of this facility complements production in China and Korea, ensures CLARK has a broad manufacturing plan that can support global demand and specific regional product needs.
For the South Pacific region, including Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and other South East Asia Nations the Vietnam production facility will manufacture the class leading S-Series IC Forklift and the well-regarded Clark C40 Series of IC Forklift.
The facility, which has annual capacity of 10,000 units, is a fully integrated plant utilizing the CLARK Production System (CPS). Using this system will enable this factory to handle complex welding, painting, assembly as well as finished good storage. Additionally, this facility houses a full purchasing and engineering teams to support cost competitive and market specific designs. The total campus is five acres and has room for future expansion.
About CLARK Material Handling
An industry leader since it invented the first material handling truck in 1917, CLARK has built more than one million forklifts in its 100-year history. CLARK supplies a full line of electric and internal combustion forklifts, manual pallet jacks, powered pallet jacks, narrow aisle forklifts and genuine CLARK aftermarket parts.