PACCAR Inc, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and distributes light, medium, and heavy-duty trucks and related aftermarket parts worldwide. The company also finances and leases products and services provided to customers and dealers. Segments The company’s segments include Truck, Parts, and Financial Services. Trucks This segment engages in the design, manufacture, and distribution of light-, medium- and heavy-duty commercial trucks. The company’s trucks are marketed under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. These trucks, which are built in three plants in the United States, three in Europe and one each in Australia, Canada, Mexico and Brasil, are used worldwide for over-the-road and off-highway hauling of freight, petroleum, wood products, construction and other materials. Substantially all trucks are sold to independent dealers. The Kenworth and Peterbilt nameplates are marketed and distributed by separate divisions in the U.S. and a foreign subsidiary in Canada. The Kenworth nameplate is also marketed and distributed by foreign subsidiaries in Mexico and Australia. The DAF nameplate is marketed and distributed worldwide by a foreign subsidiary headquartered in the Netherlands and is also marketed and distributed by a foreign subsidiary in Brasil. Parts This segment engages in the distribution of aftermarket parts for trucks and related commercial vehicles in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia, Mexico and South America. Aftermarket truck parts are sold and delivered to the company’s independent dealers through its 16 strategically located parts distribution centers. Parts are primarily purchased from various suppliers and also manufactured by the company. Other Businesses Other businesses include a division of the company which manufactures industrial winches in two U.S. plants and markets them under the Braden, Carco, and Gearmatic nameplates. The Braden, Carco, and Gearmatic trademarks and trade names are recognized internationally and play a major role in the marketing of those products. Financial Services This segment includes finance and leasing products and services provided to customers and dealers. PACCAR Financial Services (PFS) operates in 23 countries in North America, Europe, Australia and South America through wholly owned finance companies operating under the PACCAR Financial trade name. PFS also conducts full service leasing operations through wholly owned subsidiaries in North America and Germany under the PacLease trade name. Selected dealers in North America are franchised to provide full service leasing. PFS provides its franchisees equipment financing and administrative support. PFS also operates full service lease outlets on its own behalf. PFS’s retail loan and lease customers consist of small, medium and large commercial trucking companies, independent owner/operators and other businesses that purchased their trucks principally from PACCAR’s independent dealers. The company’s finance and leasing activities are principally related to PACCAR products and associated equipment. The company’s finance receivables are classified as dealer wholesale, dealer retail and customer retail segments. The dealer wholesale segment consists of truck inventory financing to PACCAR dealers. The dealer retail segment consists of loans and leases to participating dealers and franchises that use the proceeds to fund customers’ acquisition of commercial vehicles and related equipment. The customer retail segment consists of loans and leases directly to customers for the acquisition of commercial vehicles and related equipment. Customer retail receivables are further segregated between fleet and owner/operator classes. The fleet class consists of customer retail accounts operating approximately five trucks. All other customer retail accounts are considered owner/operator. Regulation As a manufacturer of highway trucks, the company is subject to the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act and Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards promulgated by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, as well as environmental laws and regulations in the United States, and is subject to similar regulations in Canada, Mexico, Australia, Brasil and Europe. History PACCAR Inc. was founded in 1905.
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