This report discusses US material handling equipment demand and shipments for the years 2006 and 2011, with forecasts for 2016. Topics covered include market size and trends, product and market segmentation, production trends, global overview, market environment, product and market forecast, industry composition, and leading participants. Product segments include industrial trucks and lifts; conveying equipment; hoists, cranes and monorails; automtaed storage/retrieval systems (AS/RS); and automated guided vehicles (AGVs) and other equipment. Market segments include durable goods manufacturers, nondurable goods manufacturers, and other industries. This 19 page report also includes a highlights summary and a resources section.