Today, March 11, 2011 in the afternoon in Naberezhnye Chelny, held the opening ceremony of the production line, LLC "Mercedes-Benz Trucks Vostok".
According to the official press release of "KAMAZ", a joint venture of "Mercedes-Benz Trucks Vostok" was established in early 2010 as part of the strategic partnership between the "KAMAZ" and the company Daimler AG.
The first truck "Mercedes", collected in a joint venture, have been shipped to customers in August last year. The very beginning of the assembly line work at the end of September. Recently, the parties signed an agreement on industrial assembly regime for the joint venture.
At first, the company will supply the Russian market of trucks brands Actros and Axor, then, with the development of the market, will stand on the conveyor and other models of the German manufacturer.