TOKYO – DaimlerChrysler AG strategists view Japan as a newly honed wedge into the only major commercial vehicle (CV) market in the world that has eluded the company. DC is hoping to penetrate Asia's lucrative heavy-duty truck market with its Mitsubishi Fuso truck subsidiary. Mercedes-Benz is a CV market leader in Europe, North America and Latin America. It perennially holds first or second place, with trucks 6 tons and larger as its specialty. Yet the truck maker’s CV sales ...
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