PARENT COMPANY THE POWER OF A PARENT. Behind Hyster is the strength of an industry leader Hyster is part of Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. ("Hyster-Yale") a publicly traded company based in the United States. Hyster-Yale and its subsidiaries employ over 5,000 people world-wide. Hyster-Yale is a public company with shares traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol: HY Hyster-Yale was formed in 2012 following a spin-off from NACCO Industries, Inc. Hyster-Yale, through its operating subsidiary NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG), designs, engineers, manufactures, sells and services forklift trucks and aftermarket parts marketed globally under the Hyster® brand name. NMHG is one of the top three world leaders in the lift truck industry with an estimated 785,000 lift trucks in operation. NMHG generated revenues of $2.5 billion in 2011, and net income of $82.6 million. With important leadership from Hyster-Yale, NMHG - and Hyster - continue to focus on key programs around innovation, quality and efficiency, sales and service excellence, global coverage and organisational excellence. For further information, please visit the Hyster-Yale Materials Handling website.