UD Trucks

UD Trucks is a transport solution provider expert in fuel efficiency and uptime, offering a range of medium and heavy duty trucks, and special vehicles. As one of the leading Japanese truck brands, UD Trucks was established in Japan in 1935, and in 2007 became part of the Volvo Group, a world-leading manufacturer of trucks, buses and construction equipment, and drive systems for marine and industrial applications. Nowadays, UD Trucks, with its headquarters in Japan, conducts sales and services in more than 64 countries through a worldwide network of over 233 dealers. In 2012 more than 21,000 UD trucks were delivered worldwide. UD Trucks’ mission is to add a value of Ultimate Dependability to all of UD products, being excel on the essentials that meet the exact needs of customers.

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Date of establishment: December 1, 1935
Head office: 1-1, Ageo-shi, Saitama 362-8523, Japan

Principal business: Manufacture and sales of diesel engines, light-, medium-, heavy-duty diesel trucks, and special-purpose vehicles.
Major of shareholders: AB Volvo (100%)