Information regarding the regular Annual General Meeting: Precautions due to the coronavirus


Due to the spread of the coronavirus, PALFINGER AG is taking precautions to ensure the health and safety of shareholders and visitors to the Annual General Meeting. To pre-emptively avoid large crowds, the announced shuttle service from the Salzburg Train Station to the site of the event at Franz-Wolfram-Scherer-Strasse 24, Salzburg, has been cancelled.

A planned product show at the event site will not be held, and there will be no buffet following the event.

It is recommended that shareholders utilize the services of the independent proxy, Dr Michael Knap, and request his services on the form available at the PALFINGER AG website. In addition, Dr Michael Knap can be contacted directly c/o IVA – Interessenverband für Anleger, Feldmühlgasse 22, 1130 Wien; e-mail address: PALFINGER AG reserves the right to take additional safety precautions, in coordination with government authorities, depending on the situation. We ask for the understanding of our shareholders with respect to these precautions


PALFINGER (CEO Andreas Klauser) is a leading international manufacturer of innovative lifting solutions for use on commercial vehicles, ships and stationary equipment. Based in Bergheim, Austria, the PALFINGER Group develops and produces leading solutions for its customers and partners all over the world. With more than 11,000 employees and over 5,000 sales and service centers, PALFINGER is close to the market and to its customers.

As a technology leader, the company also drives digitalization, electrification and autonomous systems as central components for future solutions and products in order to secure a long term partnership and success with its customers.

Convinced that sustainable thinking and acting significantly contributes to economic success, PALFINGER takes social, ecological and economic responsibility along the entire value chain.

With this vision and conviction to offer the most efficient and innovative solutions for its customers and partners, PALFINGER generated total sales of EUR 1.75 billion in 2019.


For further information please contact:

Hannes Roither | Company Spokesperson | PALFINGER AG
T +43 662 2281-81100 |

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