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Equipment

Deepak Shetty, Deputy CEO and MD of JCB India, shares the key growth drivers for earthmoving equipment in 2021, and challenges in supply chain areas.


How has the year 2020 been for the earthmoving equipment market?

Construction equipment is an important part of the Infrastructure growth story of India. These machines are used in infrastructure projects and at almost every construction site. Covid-19 has had an unprecedented effect on several industries. All infrastructure development projects had temporarily come to a standstill in the months of April and May due to the unforeseen pandemic. It had a deep impact on the construction equipment market and its dem