The UK moves more goods by road than any other European country.
It’s hardly surprising then that the road transport industry is one of the country’s key industries, employing over half a million people and making a major contribution to the economy.
DAF Trucks Limited is a subsidiary of DAF Trucks N.V. based in Holland. Firmly established as one of the most prestigious truck brands in Europe, DAF is owned by PACCAR, one of the most influential and financially strong companies in the industry, The PACCAR group of companies is heavily concentrated on one core product - trucks. This provides a total focus on the truck business, and as a result, PACCAR is one of the world’s biggest manufacturers of heavy commercial vehicles.
Around 50,000 new trucks are registered in Britain every year. DAF Trucks Limited outsells all other manufacturers and our impressive track record makes us a major force in the road transport industry.
It is widely accepted that DAF Trucks designs and builds the industry’s most advanced and comprehensive range of trucks and this is supported by an aftersales back-up service that sets the standard for the whole industry.
The future of the transport industry is a challenging and exciting one. If you have what it takes to be part of the best back-up in the business then the DAF National Dealer Apprentice Programme is the programme for you.