SOURCE: CNH

November 19, 2008 12:30 ET

Case IH Launches New Models at the Agrosalon Agricultural Show, Moscow

LUGANO, SWITZERLAND--(Marketwire - November 19, 2008) - Case IH, a global manufacturer and seller of agricultural equipment and part of the Fiat Group (FIA.MI), together with its distributors is presenting new products in Moscow at Agrosalon, the first Russian international exhibition of agricultural machinery and equipment for the agrarian and industrial market.

The show, taking place from November 19-22 in Moscow, in the International Exhibition Center "Crocus Expo," will be attended by the leading Russian and foreign agricultural machinery producers including Case IH.

The brand will showcase its new models for the Russian market: the patriot sprayer SPX4420, the windrower 1203, the JX95 tractor and the large square baler LB332. Also on display at the Case IH stand (Pavillion 3, Hall 14, Stand C2.01) are the Axial-Flow 8010 combine, the 210 horsepower Puma tractor and the flagship model, the powerful STX535 tractor.

With more than 220 models in 13 product lines, Case IH offers a full range of equipment for professional, large cash-grain, row-crop producers and contractors for use in soil preparation, seeding, crop protection and harvesting. These include tractors in all sizes, Axial-Flow rotary combines, specialty harvesters, hay and forage equipment and an excellent line of tillage, seeding and spraying equipment.

In the Russian Federation Case IH counts on its hub in Moscow, which opened last year to manage the operations in the country, as well as on a widespread distribution network presence. Case IH network is made up of several distributors (two of them appointed only in the last year), including LBR, Ajax, Agromarket, Altair and Grünbaer, which assure a complete coverage of the territory. The brand is steadily growing its market share in the combine and tractor segments.

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Case IH

Case IH is the professionals' choice, drawing on more than 160 years of heritage and experience in the agricultural industry. A powerful range of tractors, combines and balers supported by a global network of highly professional dealers dedicated to providing our customers with the superior support and performance solutions to be productive and effective in the 21st century. More information on Case IH products and services can be found online at www.caseih.com. Case IH is a brand of CNH (NYSE: CNH), a majority-owned subsidiary of Fiat Group (FIA.MI).

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