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Part of the American giant in the industry - the Hyster-Yale group.
Maximal is a brand recognised all over the world, appreciated for high quality, high safety standards and low operating costs.

The mission of the Maximal brand is to strive for sustainable development in the field of product quality and after-sales service,

as well as to provide solutions with the highest quality / price ratio.

Hyster-Yale’s acquisition of a majority interest in Hyster-Yale Maximal Forklift Co., Ltd (Hyster-Yale Maximal), a joint venture between Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. (80%-owned) and Zhejiang Maximal Forklift (20%-owned), was completed on June 1, 2018.  Hyster-Yale Maximal designs, engineers, manufactures, sells and services utility and standard lift trucks and specialized materials handling equipment globally under the Maximal, Hyster® and Yale® brand names.  Hyster-Yale Maximal has manufacturing facilities in the Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province of China.

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At Hyster-Yale Group, our goal isn’t just to build the best lift trucks possible, but to create solutions that enable our customers to improve the overall efficiency and effectiveness of their businesses. Product development is informed, on-going and proactive. Our wide global presence, among the largest of all material handling manufacturers, enables Hyster-Yale to commit the resources necessary to ensure our lift trucks are some of the most innovative in the industry.

Through our global reach, in-depth business analysis and industry experience, Hyster-Yale Group provides unparalleled product support to our dealers, customers and suppliers. It all translates to higher productivity and lower cost of ownership for our customers.

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Maximal UK is the sole importer and distributor of Maximal handling equipment in the UK.  


We provide parts, service and marketing to our UK dealer network.


Our warehouse and distribution facilities are based in Windsor - easily accessible from London's Heathrow Airport and the M25 and Castleford.

Maximal Forklifts UK Dealer Map
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