Freightliner led heavy vehicle sales in March in Mexico

Freightliner led heavy vehicle sales in March 2021 in Mexico, according to the National Association of Bus, Truck and Tractor Producers (ANPACT).

Together, these sales include tractors, trucks and buses.

With a 4.4% share, Freightliner posted wholesale sales of 764 units in this indicator.

Behind, Freightline left Kenworth (665), Isuzu (318), International (218) and Hino (162).

Overall, ANPACT represents the leading producers of commercial vehicles and diesel engines since 1992.

With 14 associates (Dina, Freightliner, Hino, International, Isuzu, Kenworth, Mack, MAN, Mercedes-Benz, Scania, Volkswagen, Volvo, Cummins and Detroit Diesel), 11 vehicle manufacturing plants and two engine remanufacturing plants in eight entities of Mexico, the Mexican heavy duty automotive industry is positioned as the number one exporter of tractors worldwide, fourth exporter of heavy vehicles and sixth producer of heavy cargo vehicles.

In addition, ANPACT directly generates 18,500 jobs, impacts more than 84,000 jobs and represents 1.3% of Mexico’s Manufacturing GDP.


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