Mitsubishi Heavy to combine forklift ops with Nippon Yusoki
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (7011.T) said on Thursday it will combine its forklift operations with those of Nippon Yusoki (7105.T) starting in April 2013.
Nippon Yusoki will take control of the merged forklift operation after merger.
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