SHANGHAI, April 19 Daimler AG is in
talks with local Chinese ride-hailing firms including Didi
Chuxing to discuss potential cooperation deals, board member
Hubertus Troska said on Wednesday.
"We are talking to the leading players including Didi about
how we may develop something," Troska, Daimler's board member
with responsibility for Greater China, told journalists gathered
at the Shanghai Motor Show.
Separately, Daimler Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche said he
sees further potential for expanding production in China by
continuing to work with joint-venture partner BAIC Motor Corp
"We see no limiting factors regarding continued expansion
with this partner," Zetsche said in response to a question about
whether Daimler was exploring further partnerships like rival
(Reporting by Edward Taylor)