Cummins In Engine Joint Venture In Russia
Cummins Inc. and KAMAZ Inc., the largest vehicle manufacturer in
As part of the joint venture agreement, Cummins engines will be serviced through the extensive KAMAZ network of 150 Autocenters, the largest in the Commonwealth of Independent States, as well as the Cummins independent dealer network. "Two years ago we began selling a six-ton truck to the Russian market and a Cummins engine was at the heart of our great success with this product," said Sergey Kogogin, general director of KAMAZ. "Cummins understands the potential of the Russian market and the opportunities that exist with KAMAZ. By establishing a joint venture, we have taken the next step toward cooperation. Now we are not just a seller and buyer, but business partners on an international scale."