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DAF Trucks increased its market share in the EU in 2012


DAF Trucks has strengthened its position on the European truck market last year, reaching a record market share of 16 percent in the heavy segment (16 tons+). This makes DAF the second largest heavy truck brand in the EU, behind Mercedes-Benz. Moreover, DAF is leading the market in the heavy tractor segment with a market share of 19.1 percent. DAF is a ...
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Volvo Trucks’ global deliveries down 17 percent in November 2012
Volvo Trucks announced its deliveries fell by 17 percent in November to 9,446 vehicles compared with the same month in 2011. In Europe, deliveries decreased by 13 percent to 3,835 trucks ...
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MAN plans to slow investments this year and focus on reducing spending on parts, as the European crisis makes earnings fall faster than sales. Chief Executive Officer Georg Pachta-Reyhofen said today, ...
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