Scania Commercial Vehicles has set up an assembly plant in India to manufacture about 2,500 heavy haulage trucks and 1,000 inter-city buses and coaches annually at a factory near Bangalore.

Currently the localisation is 18% for trucks and 100% for bus bodies, the company told Economic Times of India.

The facility will serve as the company's head office and centre for all commercial operations with final assembly of trucks with bodywork and building of complete coaches, along with a service workshop and a central parts warehouse.

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