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Product news May 10, 2022

Grupo Palmero to represent Metso Outotec for aggregate solutions in Argentina

Metso Outotec Corporation's press release on May 10, 2022, at 02:00 p.m. EEST

Metso Outotec and Grupo Palmero (Palmero) have signed a distribution contract concerning aggregate crushing and screening solutions for Argentina. Palmero will be the new local provider of Metso Outotec fixed plant and mobile equipment, including Lokotrack® and Nordtrack™, the Nordberg® NW Series wheel-mounted equipment, as well as Metso Outotec crusher wear and spare parts. Palmero will also provide related aftermarket support and services. The contract has gone into effect as of March, 2022.

“Palmero’s robust experience in the Crushing & Screening industry in Argentina was key when we evaluated them as a potential partner for representing our portfolio to aggregates customers,” says Benjamin Lhorente, Head of Distribution Sales for Mexico, Central & South America at Metso Outotec. “Palmero’s corporate profile is a good fit for our growth expectations in Argentina, and we are pleased to have them join our dealer network as our distributor in Argentina.”

“We are pleased to join the Metso Outotec distribution community,” shares Julian Palmero at Palmero. “We have been offering machine sales and support for oil, gas, aviation, mining and construction industries for decades, and Metso Outotec’s aggregate solutions offering allows us to further expand our portfolio and fulfill the growing needs of our customer base here in Argentina.”

Palmero provides high-quality machinery and aftersales support for the construction as well as energy and agricultural sectors. They are celebrating more than 75 years in business. Learn more at: https://palmero.com/  

Palmero will represent Metso Outotec’s complete aggregates portfolio, including the well-known Lokotrack series.

For further information, please contact:

Benjamin Lhorente, Head of Distribution Sales – Mexico, Central & South America, Metso Outotec, tel. +569 9827 1139, email: benjamin.lhorente(at)mogroup.com

Helena Marjaranta, Vice President, Communications and Brand, Metso Outotec, tel. +358 20 484 3212, email: helena.marjaranta(at)mogroup.com

Metso Outotec is a frontrunner in sustainable technologies, end-to-end solutions and services for the aggregates, minerals processing and metals refining industries globally. By improving our customers’ energy and water efficiency, increasing their productivity, and reducing environmental risks with our product and process expertise, we are the partner for positive change. Metso Outotec is committed to limiting global warming to 1.5°C with Science Based Targets. 

Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Metso Outotec employs over 15,000 people in more than 50 countries and its sales for 2021 were about EUR 4.2 billion. The company is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki. mogroup.com, twitter.com/metsooutotec