JLG appoints Riwal Group as its distributor in Kazakhstan
JLG Industries has appointed Riwal Group as its distributor in Kazakhstan.
The Riwal Holding Group, established in 1968 and headquartered in The Netherlands, is an international rental and sales specialist of aerial work platforms, telehandlers and power generators. Riwal employs over 2.500 people, has 75 depot operations in 16 countries, operates over 19.000 units and conducts business in over 70 countries.
As the distributor for Kazakhstan, Riwal will be responsible for sales, marketing, training and after sales service for the full range of JLG aerial work platforms. Riwal will serve customers such as rental companies as well as end users in construction, oil & gas, manufacturing and logistics.
Pedro Torres, CEO of Riwal said: “We have extensive expertise with the JLG brand in our rental fleet and we already are the JLG distributor in the Netherlands, Poland, Croatia and Slovenia. I am very pleased that we are now adding the JLG distributorship for Kazakhstan, giving our local team the opportunity to further develop the market and contribute to safer and more productive working at height practices.”
Karel Huijser, JLG EMEA’s vice president and managing director commented: “For many years we have known Riwal to be a strong and knowledgeable distributor, offering a unique level of service and delivering the best customer experience. This extension of our partnership will enable us to meet demand for JLG’s products in the region. We are confident that Riwal will, through its specialist industry knowledge, build awareness for JLG’s access equipment in this strategically important territory in Central Asia.”