Dear All, Market value etc. INPUT to section 4: Market innovation and market impact (see attached and a snap-shot below) We at TUT managed to find attached report that is based on consulting work by Finpro. Moreover -FYI - attached doc also has quite comprehensive list of mobile machine OEM's from Germany, Sweden etc. Cheers, -J [cid:image003.png@01CBED45.E7CA6B00] Jouni Mattila Professor in Machine Automation, Dr. Tech. TUT/IHA Korkeakoulunkatu 6 P.O. Box 589 FI-33101 Tampere, Finland Mobile +358-40-8490244 Fax +358-3-31152240 Email: jouni.mattila@xxxxxx www.iha.tut.fi Extract from the attachment Figures below represent overall classifications, not specifically mobile machinery. However the total market for machinery for specified sectors is about 430 billion euros annually. * Production of agricultural and forest machinery is estimated to exceed 120 billion euros annually * Production of mining and construction machinery exceeds the value of 150 billion euros annually * Production of lifting and handling equipment about 150 billion euros annually in last two years * Asia Pacific is the most active production region for all categories above with some 60-70% of total production * About 50% of the production is placed in developed countries and 50% in emerging and developing countries * Recently the development and growth has stopped, but is expected to gain speed in 2011 and going back to 5-10% annual growth.