Dongfeng Trucks is one of the well-known truck brands here in the Philippines. This China-based marque started its footprint in the local market in 2019 under the management of Pilipinas Autogroup (PAI). In the same year, Autokid Truck Solutions became the premiere distributor of Dongfeng trucks in the country.
Dongfeng trucks are designed to deliver durable and reliable commercial vehicles that help boost small to big businesses. In the global setup, Dongfeng was established in 1969 and offers products for demanding operations, mining, and tough constructions. Legally, it is named as Dongfeng Commercial Vehicles Co Ltd. (DFCV), however, the company and its products are promoted under the brand name of Dongfeng Trucks. It owns R&D and production resources in China and manufactures all its truck components including engines, gearboxes, axles, cabs, and chassis.
The Chinese company sold 186,039 units of medium- and heavy-duty trucks in 2019. In addition to that, its parent company Dongfeng Motor Group managed to secure the 82nd spot in 2019 Fortune Magazine. In the local market, Dongfeng Trucks has different variations of vehicles ranging from light- to heavy-duty trucks such as 4-wheelers, 6-wheelers, 10-wheeler cargo trucks, minibus, tractor heads, dump trucks, and cement mixers. All of these trucks are Euro IV-compliant which assures that its engines meet the environmental standards in the Philippines.