CHICO, CA — January 7, 2008 — AmeraMex International, Inc. (OTC: AMMX), a provider of heavy equipment to shipping, construction, logging and mining companies, today announced it shipped orders totaling $1.6 million to two logistics support companies located in Seattle and Long Beach, CA.
“We were pleased to announce that we have completed the shipment of container handlers to customers providing logistical support at the Port of Long Beach and the Port of Seattle,” commented AmeraMex President and CEO Lee Hamre. “Logistical support companies, often called stevedoring companies, are responsible for the loading and unloading of containers for the shipping industry. Once unloaded, containers of goods are moved into storage locations or loaded onto trucks or rail cars. Logistics support companies present a large market for AmeraMex as imports have risen from 12 percent of GDP in 1995 to approximately 17 percent,” added Hamre.
About AmeraMex International
AmeraMex International sells, leases, and rents heavy equipment to companies within four industries: construction (light and infrastructure), shipping, mining, and logging. AmeraMex’s largest product line is specialized container handling equipment that enables stevedoring companies to quickly and efficiently load and offload container and general freight ships dockside. AmeraMex, with customers in North America, South America, Asia, and Eastern Europe, has over 30 years of experience in heavy equipment sales and service and inventories top-of-the-line equipment from manufacturers such as Taylor Machine Works Inc. and Terex Heavy Equipment. For more information, visit the AmeraMex website, www.AMMX.net .
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