Multihog, a Dundalk-based tractor manufacturing firm, has announced an additional €1.5m in business with North American machinery buyers.

The firm manufactures a range of tractors that allow for the addition or removal of attachments to perform various maintenance functions. The €1.5m deal includes initial orders for three North American dealers, two in midwest US and one in Canada.

The dealers involved in the deal include:

  • Bonnell Equipment - truck equipment distributors in northern Illinois and suppliers of snowplows and spreaders for municipalities.
  • Brown Equipment Co, Inc - which services customers in both the government and private sectors in Indiana and Kentucky.
  • Les Machineries St-Jovite - based in the field of snow removal equipment and dump trucks in Quebec.
  • Alpine Smith Inc - an existing west coast dealer that ordered five new machines.
  • The announcement was made during an inward buyer visit held by Enterprise Ireland on which 10 of Multihog’s current dealers from the US and Canada visited their Co Louth site.

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