Daimler-Benz realigns Spanish operations

  • Date
    4 November 1980
  • Description
    Daimler-Benz AG increases its holding in the Spanish firm MEVOSA to 52.77 %. On 2 April 1981 the company is renamed Mercedes-Benz España, S.A. As part of the restructuring of the production set-up, manufacture of assemblies is centered in Barcelona and commercial vehicle assembly concentrated in Vitoria.