ERA Newsletter | December 2022

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ERA Market Report 2022

The European rental market experienced strong growth of 7.9% in 2021, with a total rental turnover of more than EUR 24.6 billion in the 15 countries covered by the Market Report.

Read more in the 2022 ERA Market Report, which is:

  • Available for the first time on a web-based platform
  • Free for ERA members* (EUR 1,200 for non-members)

*Incl. rental company members of associations that are a member of ERA.

Contact us to access the report

ERA position on the EU taxonomy for sustainable activities

ERA has issued a position paper to push for the broadest possible inclusion of equipment rental in the upcoming delegated act and has requested a meeting with the relevant European Commission officials to discuss how rental could be taken into account in the EU Taxonomy.


The position paper is based on the fact that the rental model is, at its core, an inherently sustainable one. 

Read the position paper

ERA at bauma

ERA was at bauma from 24-28 October, with meetings of the Global Rental Alliance, the ERA Board and the ERA Technical Committee, culminating in a bauma Forum event on ‘The way to zero Emission’, moderated by ERA Manager Carole Bachmann.

Read about the bauma Forum event

ERA shares ESG tools at CPA Conference

ERA was at the CPA Conference, the annual conference of the UK's Construction Plant-hire Association, in October. ERA was an exhibitor at the event, whilst ERA Communications Manager Huw Longton spoke on the 'ESG in Action' panel about ERA's:

Read the event report

New tools for the promotion of rental

ERA has released some new tools for the promotion of rental:

Read more about the Manifesto
Read more about the Reasons to Rent poster and Anything can be rented video

ERA recently welcomed 6 new members

Associate members:


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