Mercs Made in India To Help Daimler’s Diversification Strategy — Panjiva


Mercs Made in India To Help Daimler’s Diversification Strategy

Cons. Discr. - Autos 664 India 284 U.S. 3306

Daimler may start exports of its Mercedes Benz GLC vehicle to the U.S. from India. That’s part of normal business diversification but also hints at the potential to use global supply chains to tackle widening tariffs in the U.S. So far Daimler’s Indian exports have been led by commercial vehicles worth $173 million in the 12 months to June 30. Its U.S. business will need to diversify parts as well as vehicle supplies, particularly if the section 232 review of the industry includes exemptions for some countries. The majority of Daimler’s U.S. imports (64% of containerized freight) represe...

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