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Mercedes-Benz delivers 250 trucks to SCAI Iraq

Iraq's State Company for Automotive Industry (SCAI) has received the first of 250 trucks from Mercedes-Benz Trucks to help the company in its reconstruction efforts for the country. The deal, which was signed in February 2010, is the first between Mercedes-Benz Trucks and SCAI. The order of 250 units includes 100 Actros dump trucks and 150 Actro 3340S Tractors for carrying fuel and water. All trucks are powered by Euro II V6 engines and feature a heavy-duty 16-speed transmission.