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Morbark Signs Agreement with Greenman Machinery

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Greenman will become the exclusive Morbark Tree Care Equipment dealer in China.

| October 18, 2013

Winn, Mich. – Greenman Machinery Company has signed a contract with Morbark, to become the exclusive Morbark Tree Care Products dealer in China, excluding Taiwan. Morbark, is a leading manufacturer of tree care, sawmill, recycling, forestry and biomass chipping and grinding equipment.

Greenman Machinery Group Holding Company is a dedicated sales and professional service provider of equipment in the lawn and garden, turf and grounds care, and landscaping and irrigation systems. Headquartered in Capital Airport Industry Zone C, Shunyi District of Beijing, China, Greenman has more than 100 sales outlets across China. Established in 1995, Greenman has grown from a few people to more than 1,000 employees.

The two companies held a contract signing ceremony on Sept. 11, 2013, as part of Michigan Governor Rick Snyder’s 10-day investment mission to China and Japan. Morbark is proud to have been part of the Michigan delegation meeting with Chinese government officials and major company executives to promote business opportunities in Michigan and to develop pathways for increasing Michigan exports to the country.

“The best manufacturer/dealer relationships extend benefits far beyond the two companies involved,” says Jim Shoemaker, Jr., President, Morbark. “This relationship brings the high-quality local sales and service support that Greenman is known for, as well as access to the reliability and labor-saving qualities of Morbark equipment, to current and potential customers throughout China. In addition, the continued growth of both Morbark and Greenman supports the local economies in both companies’ countries.”

“We are proud to represent the Morbark Tree Care Products Line in China,” says Mr. Li Min, president of Greenman Machinery Company. “Greenman is the leading outdoor power product distributor and service provider in China, and China is taking tremendous efforts in cleaning its air and greening its environment. With the addition of Morbark Tree Care Products, Greenman has the full complement of equipment to help professional landscaping contractors and municipalities throughout the country best fit their tree care solutions.”

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