Distributors and lessors of equipment are in the green




In the last note of conjuncture of the national Federation of distributors, hirers and repairers (DLR) in the first quarter of 2017, the rental of equipment for CONSTRUCTION, have registered their strongest growth since 2011 (+13%), while the turnover of distributors has continued to grow (+14%). Details.
The good trend continues for the areas of distribution and equipment rental of CONSTRUCTION and civil engineering ! In his last note unveiled at the end of may 2017, the national Federation of Distributors, hirers and repairers (DLR) reports that in the first quarter of 2017, the four professions have all experienced an increase of their turnover, but with the various state. “The rental companies of materials of CONSTRUCTION have recorded their strongest growth since 2011 (+13%), the turnover of distributors has continued to grow (+14%), whereas the activity of distributors and hirers of equipment maintenance remains difficult (+1%). The levageurs is stable (+2%)”, details the barometer DLR.

 

A landlord on two plans to invest over the next quarter 2017

 

For the Federation, “the acceleration of activity in the building has been beneficial to the rental of equipment to CONSTRUCTION and civil engineering who have recorded their strongest growth since the catch-up of 2011 (+13%).” In addition, the improvement in the rate of rotation of the material has been a factor of increase in turnover during this first quarter of the year.

 

Another note : “the value of the park has continued to grow and a company on two plans to invest over the next quarter of 2017, particularly to take advantage of the last days of the device suramortissement exceptional”, writes the Federation of devices.

 

To a backlash with the end of the law Macron ?

 

Distributors of materials of CONSTRUCTION
are also in “good shape,” says the federation. “With the exception of the long-term leasing (-18%), which makes the costs of the measure investment support, and sales of equipment (-6%), the majority of the activities of the sector has increased : sales of new rolling shot growth (+21%), sales of spare parts (+7%), the after-sales service (+5%), the short-term rental (+3%), she said. Unlike the rental of equipment to CONSTRUCTION industry, distributors are less likely to anticipate an increase of their turnover over the next quarter. In fact they fear a backlash due to the end of the act Macron.”
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In addition, the slowdown observed with
distributors and rental of materials handling equipment
(+1%) is exclusively due to the decline in sales of new equipment (-6% year on year). A segment, which represents 42% of the turnover of the profession. In contrast, sales of used equipment increased during the quarter (+14%) at the point of return to a level that had not been reached since 2012. The services have also increased (rent : +4% ; maintenance : +8%).

 

Finally, the level of growth recorded by the levageurs (+2%) is driven by the improvement in the rate of rotation of the material, and also by the increase of the value of the park, concludes the Federation DLR with 500 members.




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