Political processes and legislative procedures have a major impact on MAN business activities. In light of the increased level of complexity and the diversity of the overall political environment in the global market, a strategic position must be established. Public Affairs is responsible for recognizing political decisions at an early stage and helping develop them on behalf of the Company. Public Affairs acts as a mediator between the interests of technology and politics and of the company and the community, pursuing an holistic strategy to ensure the company's success in the face of international competition. These lobbying activities constitute transparent, open political advice supported by well-founded substantive arguments.
Focus is placed on the following key topics:
- Transport and environmental policy
- Energy policy
- Goods and passenger transport
- Foreign trade