The 312 Vario is also very popular; it accounts for the second highest share of Fendt tractor sales. “Overall it is evident that all of our models are very well received and with 100 percent Vario and the continuously variable transmission technology from 70 to 390 hp, we have a sophisticated and mature product line. It is important to us that all of our customers find the ideal tractor for the size of their farming business,” explains Loewel.
Fendt is the leading high-tech brand of the AGCO Corporation for customers with the highest demands. Tractors and harvesting machines from Fendt are at work in enterprise-oriented farms and other interesting areas of application on fields around the world. Fendt is regarded the global innovation leader for agricultural machines in many different areas. Fendt customers therefore profit faster than others from the newest technology for boosting performance, efficiency and profitability of their farm businesses.
AGCO Fendt employs a workforce of 3,300 in the areas of research and development, sales and marketing as well as production, service and administration at the locations in Marktoberdorf and Asbach-Bäumenheim in Bavaria, Germany.
AGCO, Your Agriculture Company, (NYSE: AGCO) (www.agcocorp.com) was founded in 1990 and offers a full product line of tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, forage, tillage equipment, implements, and related replacement parts. AGCO agricultural products are sold under the core brands of Challenger®, Fendt®, Massey Ferguson® and Valtra®, and are distributed globally through more than 2,700 independent dealers and distributors, in more than 140 countries worldwide. AGCO provides retail financing through AGCO Finance. AGCO is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, USA. In 2009, AGCO had net sales of $6.6 billion.