Hala Heavy Equipment Trading Establishment was set up in 1998 to source and sell quality used forklifts from Japan. Since then Hala has grown and diversified to become one of the key players in the UAEs material handling and transport services sector. In 2002, Hala was the first to introduce Sideloaders in the UAE to efficiently handle and transport freight containers. In 2006, Hala was appointed the sole distributor of Heli Forklifts in the UAE. Heli is the worlds 10th largest forklift manufacturer and is known globally for its tough and efficient forklifts. Today, Halas scope of operations includes selling new and used forklifts and forklift attachments, forklift and sideloader rentals and undertaking repairs for forklifts and warehouse equipment.