Freightliner marks 25 years with DaimlerChrysler

July 2006
Trailer / Body Builders;Jul2006, Vol. 47 Issue 9, p80
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The article reports on the merger of Freightliner Corp. and Daimler-Benz AG in truck equipment distribution. Freightliner was acquired by DaimlerChrysler on May 1981 and its 25th year commemmoration was celebrated by key executives in Portland, Oregon. The production of the company reached 200,000 Freightliner trucks during the time of acquisition. This merger opened the market for distributorship in North America.


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