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September 4, 2018  

Brookfield unit leads investment in Brazilian heavy equipment manager Ouro Verde

Total value of deal is US$170 million. Transaction expected to close by year end.

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August 28, 2017  

Toromont to acquire Quebec’s Hewitt Group for $1.02B

Deal will combine two of Canada’s largest heavy equipment distributors.

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March 31, 2014  

Caterpillar uses offshore haven to avoid billions in taxes, senator says

Report suggests the manufacturing giant has avoided paying $2.4B in taxes since 2000 by shifting profits to an affiliate in Switzerland.

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August 20, 2012  

Caterpillar ratifies union contract at Illinois plant

800 workers at the company’s Joliet facility are finally heading back to work.

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July 11, 2012  

US trade deficit falls to $48.7 billion as exports rise

Deficit reduction helped by cheaper oil that lowered imports and more exports to Europe and China.

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June 7, 2012  

CAT tenders for ERA Mining Machinery in China for $759M

Caterpillar is broadening its presence in China with an offer worth up to $759 million to acquire ERA Mining Machinery Ltd. and its wholly-owned subsidiary Siwei.

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February 17, 2012  

Caterpillar building $200M Georgia plant, creating 1,400 jobs

Transferring small-track tractor production from a plant in Japan