Daimler AG holds 15 percent shares of Kamaz. The 50-50 joint ventures Mercedes-Benz Trucks Vostok and Fuso Kamaz Trucks Rus were merged in 2015 and now operate under the name of DAIMLER KAMAZ RUS (DK RUS). In addition, in 2012 Daimler and Kamaz signed a license agreement for Axor cabs, as well as contracts for the supply of Mercedes-Benz engines and axles to Kamaz. As part of the technology partnership between Daimler and Kamaz, the two companies are jointly building a local cab production facility and forming a procurement partnership within the joint venture DK RUS.
DAIMLER KAMAZ RUS (DK RUS):
Daimler has had a strategic partnership with Kamaz since 2008. Their joint venture, DAIMLER KAMAZ RUS (DK RUS), manufactures Mercedes-Benz trucks (Actros, Arocs and Unimog) and the FUSO Canter. Buses branded Mercedes-Benz (Conecto, Intouro, Tourismo) and SETRA (TopClass) are also sold.
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