IBEF: April 30, 2020
Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), Daimler’s commercial vehicle subsidiary in India, has sold more than 1 lakh medium- and heavy-duty trucks in India, since it started production in 2012.
“BharatBenz trucks are specifically designed for India. Reaching 1 lakh truck sales so soon shows how much Indian customers appreciate Daimler’s quality and value,” said Mr Rajaram Krishnamurthy, Vice President Marketing and Sales, at DICV.
Furthermore, around 4,500 BharatBenz buses have been sold by Daimler Buses in India since the start of operations in 2015. Since 2012, more than 30,000 vehicles have been exported by DICV under the brands BharatBenz, MercedesBenz, Freightliner and FUSO to more than 50 markets around the globe.
Additionally, the company has exported 130 million parts to other plants within the production network of Daimler Trucks since 2014.
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