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 ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: amclincha@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2622
 

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.