The Contenders

Global heavy-truck production in 2000

DaimlerChrysler: 174,000

Volvo Group*: 146,000

Paccar: 87,000

Scania: 51,000

MAN: 46,000

International: 43,000

Iveco: 37,000

Hino: 13,000

Mitsubishi: 11,000

Nissan Diesel: 9,000

Isuzu: 8,000

* includes Renault Trucks

Source: Volvo Group

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