Being one of the important truck production bases of Daimler Truck with the Aksaray Truck Factory, which opened its doors in 1986, and producing at world standards, Mercedes-Benz Türk continued its undisputed market leadership in the truck product group in the first half of 2022.
In the first 6 months of the year, the company sold a total of 1.843 vehicles, 4.050 trucks and 5.893 tractors, to the Turkish domestic market.
Alper Kurt, Mercedes-Benz Turkish Truck Marketing and Sales Director; “In the first half of 2022, we increased our truck sales in the Turkish domestic market by 8 percent compared to the same period of the previous year. In this period, when we reached a sales figure of 5.893 units, we once again succeeded in being the leader of the Turkish truck market.”
Mercedes-Benz Türk, which had a successful period in exports, exported 2022 of every 2 trucks it produced in the first half of 1 and sent over 6.500 trucks to European countries.
Being one of the important truck production bases of Daimler Truck AG and producing at world standards, Mercedes-Benz Türk completed the first half of 2022 in the truck product group with significant success. Producing state-of-the-art vehicles at the Aksaray Truck Factory, the company continues its uninterrupted contribution to the country's economy with the revenue it generates from exports, as well as its success in the domestic market.
Mercedes-Benz Türk, which sold a total of 1.843 vehicles, including 4.050 trucks and 5.893 tractor trucks, to the Turkish domestic market in the first half of the year, maintained its traditional leadership in the Turkish market in the said period.
Reflecting its successful momentum in the domestic market to exports, the company exported a total of 6 trucks and tow trucks produced at the Aksaray Truck Factory in the first 6.509 months of the year to European countries.
Mercedes-Benz Türk Aksaray Truck Factory, which produces at high standards and quality, produced 10 out of every 6 trucks in Turkey in the first half of the year, and produced 10 out of every 7 trucks exported from Turkey.
Alper Kurt, Mercedes-Benz Turkish Truck Marketing and Sales Director; “In the first half of 2022, we increased our truck sales in the Turkish domestic market by 8 percent compared to the same period of the previous year. In this period, when we reached a sales figure of 5.893 units, we once again managed to be the leader of the Turkish truck market. We constantly renew our vehicles in line with market conditions and the feedback we receive from our customers, and we meet the expectations of our customers in the most comprehensive way. As we have done for many years, we aim to close this year as the market leader. Our Aksaray Truck Factory, which exports 2 out of every 1 trucks it produces; continues to make significant contributions to Turkey's economic and social development with its production, employment, R&D activities and exports. In the first half of this year, our company, which has become the leader among the companies that make the most patent applications in Turkey, transfers the technologies developed in our country to Mercedes-Benz brand trucks produced all over the world. In addition to all these, we continue our social benefit programs for a sustainable future. Our truck factory, which has changed the fate of Aksaray since the day it opened its doors, is now changing the face of the city with its new project. We are very happy and proud to have planted our first saplings within the scope of the Mercedes-Benz Turkish Memorial Forest project, which we started with 10.000 saplings in this direction.”
Underlining that they meet all the expectations of both fleet and individual customers with their wide truck product portfolio, Alper Kurt gave the following information about the company's product range: offers a superior. Our Arocs trucks and tow trucks, which we have produced in our Aksaray Truck Factory since 2016 and developed specifically in line with the expectations of the construction industry, stand out with their strength, durability and efficiency. We brought together the Arocs 3353S and Arocs 3358S 6×4 tractor models, which we designed in line with the needs of the project transportation sector, with our customers. In the light truck segment, our Atego models, which are heavily used in urban distribution, short-haul transportation and public service applications, also have a wide usage area.”
Mercedes-Benz Türk, which produces at high standards and quality at its Aksaray Truck Factory, aims to reinforce its traditional leadership in the Turkish truck market by demonstrating its performance in the first half of 2022 in the rest of the year.