IronPlanet (www.ironplanet.com), an online auction company for used construction and agricultural equipment, sold $4.24 million of equipment in its first European online auction, held January 28.
“We are very pleased with the
results of our inaugural European auction. The number of auction attendees,
active bidder participation, a global buyer base and strong prices clearly
demonstrated the value of IronPlanet’s online auctions,” says Tom Cornell,
managing director of IronPlanet Europe.
The auction drew a global
audience of more than 2,100 attendees from 126 countries, selling 118 items.
The auction featured equipment from leading suppliers throughout Europe,
including Finanzauto S.A. of Spain, McCormick & McNaughton of Ireland, Pon
CAT Rental of Denmark, Liebherr of the U.K., JLG EMEA and other suppliers from
Belgium, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Poland.
IronPlanet’s next European
auction is scheduled for February 24.
IronPlanet Sells $4 Million in Equipment at Online Auction
February 11, 2009