SOURCE: CNH

October 13, 2008 09:58 ET

New Holland Agriculture With New Products at Goldemn Autumn Show

LUGANO, SWITZERLAND--(Marketwire - October 13, 2008) - New Holland, a global manufacturer and seller of agricultural equipment, part of the Fiat Group (FIA.MI), participates from October 10 to 14 at the 10th Russian Agricultural Exhibition "Goldemn Autumn" held in Moscow, Russia.

Organized by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation and the Government of Moscow, the Fair is the annual and main exhibition project of the Russian Ministry of Agriculture, representing the contemporary agrarian market in its variety as well as prospects for the development of the Russian agro-industrial complex as an active player of the world food products exchange.

Every year over 2,000 enterprises and companies take part in the exhibition from 70 regions of Russia and from 30 foreign countries. The total exhibition area is over 70,000 square meters, including open air spaces, where more than 1,000 items of agricultural machinery and equipment of Russian and foreign production are presented. More than 200,000 people visit the exhibition every year, including 30,000 agricultural experts.

New Holland Agriculture is showcasing at its stand a key selection on new products, provided by its importers Agrotecnica and New Line Technics (NLT), which are aimed at expressing the global value of New Holland's technology and responding to the specific needs of the Russian market.

On display will be the new FR Self-Propelled Forage Harvester, five models ranging from 424 to 824 horsepower, the most horsepower on the market. Designed to handle high crop volumes, this is the biggest chopper in the world, offering a new level of power, capacity and comfort. The New Holland chopper is up to 15% wider and has a 15% larger diameter cutter head than its competition.

In addition New Holland displays the new TL5000 tractors designed to meet the ever increasing needs of today's farmer through a productive and versatile tractor. The TL5000 is the answer to the growing demand for more advanced, efficient and highly reliable machinery, at a very competitive purchasing price for farmers. The TL5000 range is made up of three models: 80, 90 and 100 horsepower, and models are available with two- and four-wheel drive.

New Holland Agriculture counts on a widespread presence in the country which assures a prompt assistance to its customers; with its six distributors, it is a leader in the combine segment and is among the major players in the tractor market and in tillage and seeding equipment.

Agrotecnica and NLT rely on their long partnership with New Holland Agriculture and on their deep knowledge of the market. They have four outlets each and a staff of professionals dedicated to assist customers with the most tailored solutions and a wide product range including tractors, combines, forage harvesters and other agricultural equipment.

For photos and more information please contact stefano.ferro@cnh.com

New Holland Agriculture

New Holland Agriculture is a global manufacturer and seller of agricultural equipment. Its reputation is built on the success of its customers, cash crop producers, livestock farmers, contractors, vineyards, or groundscare professionals, who can count on the widest offering of innovative products and services: a full line of equipment, from tractors to harvesting, material handling equipment, complemented by tailored financial services from a specialist in agriculture.

A highly professional global dealer network and New Holland's commitment to excellence guarantee the ultimate customer experience for every customer. More information can be found online at www.newholland.com. New Holland is a division of CNH Global N.V. (NYSE: CNH), a majority-owned subsidiary of Fiat S.p.A (FIA.MI).

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