The joint Belarusian-German enterprise MAZ-MAN closed joint-stock company was established with the aim of producing modern European heavy-duty trucks for regional and international transport.
The agreement on the establishment of a joint venture between its founders was signed on December 10, 1997. On March 5, 1998, the joint Belarusian-German enterprise closed joint-stock company MAZ-MAN was registered. Already at the end of April 1998, the first vehicle was assembled. And in October of the same year, the line for assembling vehicles was launched.
The founders of the enterprise were German automobile concern MAN Nutzfahrzeuge AG (Munich), RUE Minsk Automobile Plant (Minsk) and others.
JV CJSC «MAZ-MAN» became the first manufacturer of automotive equipment in the Republic of Belarus, meeting the requirements of European regulations and Directives, including the UNECE rules on norms governing emissions and noise.
Since 2005, in addition to heavy trucks, the joint venture MAZ-MAN has established the production of front loaders for various sectors of the national economy, including agricultural, construction, public works, for work in a limited space of warehouse, greenhouse premises.