MAN wins EUR 1.5bn military order from UK

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1 April 2005, MUNICH - German machinery and commercial vehicles group MAN won an order worth EUR 1.5 billion from Britain to supply some 5,200 lorries to the military, the company said on Friday.

1 April 2005

MUNICH - German machinery and commercial vehicles group MAN won an order worth EUR 1.5 billion from Britain to supply some 5,200 lorries to the military, the company said on Friday.

The British defence ministry also placed an option for 2,100 further lorries, the commercial vehicles division MAN Nutzfahrzeuge said in Munich.

The company won the order against three other international bidders. The lorries are to be delivered between 2007 and 2013.

DPA

Subject: German news

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