Business news from Ukraine


27 August , 2020  

A new service center of the European manufacturer of automotive equipment MAN Truck and Bus has been opened in Zhytomyr, it has become the eighth center in Ukraine, Man Trucks and Bus Ukraine LLC reports on Facebook.
The Agrotruckservice center covers an area of 2.5 hectares (including a parking lot for trucks), it includes the main building (with workshops) with an area of 3,020 square meters, a spare parts warehouse with an area of 310 square meters.
The service station has three 25-meter inspection pits equipped with five 16-tonne jacks, a diagnostic line with German equipment from MAXA. It is equipped with four plunger lifts with a total lifting capacity of 60 tonnes, and a mobile column lift with six autonomous supports with a lifting capacity of 7.5 tonnes each.
The first MAN Truck and Bus service station in Ukraine was opened in Bucha in 2007. Also, in particular, the company has service stations in Kyiv, Dnipro, Odesa, Mukachevo.
The subsidiary company Man Trucks & Bus Ukraine has been operating in Ukraine since 2006.
According to the information and analytical group Auto-Consulting, MAN in July of this year was the leader in the sales of trucks with a gross weight of more than 16 tonnes, controlling 23% of the market. In the segment of trucks with a total weight of over 3.5 tonnes, the brand ranked second, more than doubling sales from July 2019, with an overall decline in sales in this segment by 5.7%.