Freightliner Trucks is a manufacturer of heavy duty trucks, chassis and semi-trailer trucks.
The company was founded as Freightliner LLC in 1942 and is now a division of Daimler Trucks North America LLC, which is in turn a subsidiary of Daimler AG.
Daimler Trucks finished 2014 with a considerably positive sales growth reaching nearly 500,000 units worldwide. Final worldwide sales figures will be published at Daimler`s annual press conference in Germany on 5 February.
In the first eleven months of 2014 the company sold 445 300 units. In 2013, Daimler Trucks sold about 484,200 vehicles of the Mercedes-Benz, FUSO, Freightliner, Western Star, Thomas Built Buses and BharatBenz brands.