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Equippo Recaps CONEXPO Latin America 2015: Days 1 & 2

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CONEXPO Latin America Happened October 21-24 in Santiago, Chile

Equippo attended the first ever CONEXPO Latin America in Santiago, Chile last week. But not all of our customers could make it to the convention. Since we wanted to keep everyone informed we sent out a series of special newsletters from the front lines of the trade show: Days 1 + 2! Keep reading to view our photos and updates from the CONEXPO Latin America 2015!

Tuesday – October 20th – One Day Before the Show!

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Equippo at Conexpo Latin America

The Equippo team, led by CEO Michael Rohmeder, arrived in Chile one day early to set up for the tradeshow at Espacio Riesco in Santiago. Watching all the manufacturers and other exhibitors set up was a great way to start the show.

For our newsletter subscribers, we sent out some blog entries on Latin America + heavy equipment to help everyone get excited about the show!

Spotlight: Brazil

The Brazilian construction sector was forecast to grow, but has experienced problems. Click here to read our thoughts on it. More info here.

Equippo at CONEXPO

CONEXPO Latin America is the first-ever Latin American spin-off of the popular CONEXPO CON/AGG in the United States. Click to learn more about why Equippo is participating in this show, and why Latin America is such an important market for the Equippo platform. More info here.

Recap: 2014 in Global Sales

Equippo is a global company! We break down trade barriers for customers all over the globe. In this blog article, we share with you our insights for global equipment trends in 2014 – including our great welcome into the LATAM market. Click to read more! More info here.

Wednesday – October 21st – Day One of CONEXPO LATAM!

The team was excited to be at CONEXPO Latin America!  Our booth was 240COP3 in Pavillion 3.

The mood on the trade show floor was excited and busy! Here are some updates from that day!

Equippo’s Booth + Team

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CEO Michael Rohmeder, marketing manager Santana Inniss, and LATAM sales manager, Juan Chacon pictured in front of the Equippo booth at CONEXPO Latin America

20-year heavy equipment industry veteran and Equippo CEO Michael Rohmeder and the sales and marketing teams were on the ground greeting visitors!

LATAM sales manager Juan Chacon happily spoke with customers and visitors about Equippo and the used equipment industry in LATAM.

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New machines on display from Doosan, Manitou, and Volvo!

Machines, Machines, Machines! 

Many manufacturers were at CONEXPO Latin America, and they showed off new and exciting machines. Some of the manufacturers there at the show included Doosan, Hyundai, and Manitou. Here are some photo selections from day one:

Thursday – October 23rd – Day Two of CONEXPO Latin America

Equippo is an international company and CONEXPO was an international trade show. There were companies and manufacturers represented from all over the world, not just Latin America. China, Germany, Switzerland (that’s us!), many LATAM countries, and countries from every corner of the world are here.

Here are some internationally themed highlights from the CONEXPO construction expo on Day 2 of the show:

Industries: 

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Power Curber for road building
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Screening attachment for materials handling

If you know the Latin American heavy equipment industry, you know that the continent is involved in many different industries. From the strong mining sector, to general construction and road building, these sectors all have one thing in common: they all require heavy equipment!

Manufacturers, equipment sellers and service providers from all over the world support the many industries in LATAM.

Check back for our recap of days 3 & 4 coming soon!