Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV) has launched Fuso trucks in Tanzania, making it the 4th market since the start of Export in May 2013. As a part of the first 15 export markets for DICV under the new Asia Business Model, the Tanzanian market is a key market in Africa. The trucks will be sold through the exclusive dealer, Diamond Motors Limited, in Tanzania. Besides Tanzania, these trucks have already reached the markets of Sri Lanka, Kenya and Zambia with more markets to follow in Africa and Asia.
The FUSO truck range manufactured at DICV’s Oragadam plant comprise 5 models spanning Medium/Heavy-duty (25 – 49 tonnes) and Light/Medium-duty (9 – 16 tonnes). The robust, fuel-efficient trucks, developed to meet the ever demanding customer expectations in the growth markets, reinforce FUSO’s leading presence in Africa. Rigorous testing has been conducted under most strenuous driving conditions to ensure maximum reliability of the trucks.