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Strategy

We want to become the Global Champion.

TRATON is striving to become a Global Champion of the truck and transport services industry. We build upon our strong base by further expanding our brands’ presence and utilizing our strong network of strategic partners to access all major profit pools.

The Group is aiming to realize significant synergies through cooperation between TRATON’s brands and strategic partners.

TRATON’s goal is to become an industry leader in terms of profitability with a 9% return-on-sales target over the cycle. Our brands contribute to this effort with their focused operational excellence programs to increase profitability.

Where we come from

  1. icon 2006

    Volkswagen AG increases its shares of MAN SE from 15% to nearly 30%.

  2. icon 2008

    Volkswagen AG increases its stake of voting rights in Scania AB to 68.8%.

  3. icon 2009

    Volkswagen AG sells Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus to MAN SE.

  4. icon 2012

    Volkswagen AG increases its share of voting rights in MAN SE to 75.03%.

  5. icon 2013

    Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH and MAN SE sign a domination and profit and loss transfer agreement.

  6. icon 2014

    Volkswagen AG holds 100% shares of Scania AB (including MAN SE holdings in Scania AB).

  7. icon 2015

    Volkswagen AG creates Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH to bundle its brands MAN, Scania and Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus.

  8. icon 2016

    Volkswagen Truck & Bus presents the digital brand RIO. RIO offers open and cloud-based digital solutions for the entire transportation system.

  9. icon 2017

    Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH buys 16.6 % of the shares of Navistar Inc. Both companies agree on a strategic partnership.

  10. icon 2018

    Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH and Hino Motors Ltd. agree to enter into a strategic partnership.

  11. icon 2018

    Volkswagen Truck & Bus becomes TRATON GROUP.

  12. icon 2018

    TRATON AG and CNHTC Group Corp., Ltd. significantly expand their strategic partnership.

  13. icon 2018

    2018: TRATON AG and Solera Holdings, Inc. agree to enter into a strategic partnership.

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