MAN Groupקבוצת מאן

Head office: Dachauer Strasse 667, 80995 Munich, Germany. | Israel office: 11 Arye Shankar, Rishon LeTsiyon.


A publicly traded German and one of the largest European commercial vehicles, engines and mechanical engineering companies. The company has three production sites in Russia, Turkey and South Africa.

MAN supplies the chassis for the car that carries the “Skunk” – a crowd control weapon made by Odortec.

More information about the Skunk and other crowd control weapons can be found in Who Profits’ report: Proven Effective: Crowd Control Weapons in the Occupied Palestinian Territories.

The company supplies busses to Egged Israel Transport Cooperative Society which operates bus lines to settlements in the occupied West Bank and has a record of discriminating against its Palestinian workers. For the company’s full profile of involvement see here.

MAN also supplies busses to Merkavim Transport Technology who manufacture armored busses used on routes to settlements in the occupied West Bank. See here for the company’s full profile.

In 2011, the Israeli police issued a tender for the maintenance of 13 MAN trucks used for the transport of its officers and dispersing demonstrations.


Controlled by TRATON SE, formerly Truck & Bus GmbH, a fully owned subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, through its subsidiary MAN SE.

CEO: Joachim Drees


The company has an extensive portfolio of subsidiaries in Germany and globally.



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