AGCO to partner Finland's Sampo
Published 07/12/2011 | 06:00
AGCO, the parent company of Fendt, Massey Ferguson and Valtra, has announced that it has entered into an agreement to establish a joint venture with Sampo Rosenlew of Finland.
Sampo Rosenlew has been manufacturing combine harvesters, including plot combines, in Finland for more than 50 years.
There are number of these machines working in Ireland, originally imported by Bill Vigors in Co Wicklow. It also manufactures forestry forwarding and washing equipment.