daimler ag- spn adr (DDAIY) Key Developments
Daimler, Matuczak Secure Fire Fighting Vehicles Contracts from German Pohnsdorf Municipality
Jan 23 15
German Pohnsdorf municipality has awarded two contracts for the procurement of fire fighting vehicles to Daimler AG and Matuczak Feuerschutz. Daimler won the first lot for the procurement of chassis, while Matuczak won the second and the third lots for loading and construction. The total value of the deal is EUR 226,000 (USD 256,000) including VAT. The contracting authority has received a total of two offers per lot for its open tender.
Daimler Wins Lift Platform Truck Chassis Delivery Deal from German Regensburg Municipality
Jan 23 15
German Regensburg municipality has awarded a contract for the delivery of lift platform truck chassis to Daimler AG. The final value of the deal was not disclosed. Award criterion for the open tender was the lowest price.
Mercedes-Benz Cars Reports Sales Results for the Month of December 2014
Jan 23 15
Mercedes-Benz Cars reported sales results for the month of December 2014. For the month, the company reported that total sales of 173,513 units, an increase of 17.2%, compared to December 2013. Mercedes-Benz brand sales for the month of December 2014 were 163,171 units, an increase of 17.2%, compared December 2013. Sales of smart brand for the month of December 2014 were 10,342 units, an increase of 17.5%, compared to December 2013.
Daimler Plans Further Investment in Hungarian Plant
Jan 21 15
Daimler is set to invest further in its plant in Kecskemet, Hungary which is now fully established as one of the two manufacturing sites for Daimler's compact car ranges in Europe. The plant now manufactures three model variants based on the Daimler MFA compact car front-wheel drive platform with production of the CLA-Class Shooting Brake recently being added to the production roster which also sees the B-Class and CLA-Class sedan manufactured at the plant. There will be a new series and the Kecskemet factory will take part in this actively.
Mercedes Benz Reports China Sales Results for the Month and Full Year to Dec. 2014
Jan 21 15
Mercedes Benz reported china sales results for the month and full year to Dec. 2014. The company has said that it sold 28,769 Mercedes Benz vehicles in China in Dec. 2014, 22.3% more than it realized in the same month of 2013 and accounting for 17.6% of its global total. In the month of Dec, Mercedes Benz saw its sale of Smart brand in China plunged 24.9% year on year to 1,312 units.
In whole year 2014, sales of Mercedes Benz in China amount to 281,588 units, 29.1% more than it realized in the previous year and accounting for 17.1% of the company's global sales. Last year, the automaker sold 17,828 units of Smart brand car in China, up 1.3% from a year earlier.