Material handling equipment CESAB

The network of CESAB MHE dealers was set up in 2009 as part of Toyota Material Handling Europe. It inherits 70 years of experience of the brand in the design and manufacturing of material handling equipment. The product range of CESAB is produced in Europe in accordance with ISO 9001.18001 and 14001 standards, as well as with the strict requirements of Toyota Production System (TPS). The result is highest quality of the products combined with flexibility and shorter delivery times.
The production facilities of CESAB are:
- Toyota Material Handling Manufacturing France SAS
- Toyota Material Handling Manufacturing Italy SPA
- Toyota Material Handling Manufacturing Sweden AB

Swift Cargo Ltd applies the working principles of CESAB that are entirely focused on the customers` needs. Together, we offer high-quality products, paired with personal solutions for after-sales maintenance. They are based on four core principles:
- Productivity
- Reliability
- Safety
- Ergonomics

Read more about the history of CESAB

Hand pallet trucks

The CESAB low and high lifting Hand Pallet Trucks are excellent all-round products for low intensity pallet transport in warehouses, stores, supermarkets,…

Powered pallet trucks

Whatever your market place is, from retail to wholesale, manufacturing to distribution, you have a range of options with the CESAB powered pallet trucks. Capacities range from 1.3 to 2.5 tonne and a choice of configurations let you tailor the trucks to your specific needs.

Powered stacker trucks

The CESAB Powered Stackers are designed for low up to high intensity applications where manoeuvrability, reliability and safety are key requirements. The CESAB Powered Stacker range fits a wide range of applications such as industry, warehouses and retail stores.

Reach trucks

CESAB are proud to introduce a range of advanced reach trucks intelligently designed to deliver maximum productivity, exceptional driving characteristics and safety to your materials handling operation.

3-wheel electric trucks

With its 3-wheel electric CB forklift ranges, CESAB offers you class leading manoeuvrability combined with compact design to reply to various applications.

4-wheel electric trucks

In order to match your application needs, CESAB has created 5 Series of 4-wheel electric counterbalanced forklift trucks.

The CESAB 48V and 80V series combined offer a load capability from 1500 kg up to 8500 kg.

Engine trucks

The CESAB internal combustion trucks are available with a Torque Converter or a Hydrostatic drive train. The nominal capacities go from 1500 to 3500 kg. Both series can deal with the rigours and knocks of every day working life. Tough and reliable!


Ensuring maximum safety for the operator and the loads while handling with lift trucks has always been the main consideration of CESAB. For this reason the company heavily invests in new technologies and processes.

IMD (Intelligent Mast Design)

ISD (Intelligent Stability Design)

Towing solutions

The partnership between CESAB and Simai brings together two innovative companies with more than 125 years of combined experience.

Today, Simai offers Europe’s widest range of electric tow tractors and platform trucks.

Outstanding products are complemented by outstanding service and support. Simai customers now benefit from the expertise of CESAB’s nationwide network of independent dealerships. CESAB’s fully qualified, local engineers will ensure maximum uptime for Simai customers, whatever their industry. It’s a powerful partnership between your business, CESAB and Simai.