BEIJING - NC2 Global LLC, the global joint venture between Caterpillar Inc. and Navistar International Corp., will be showing International brand trucks during Auto China 2010 for the first time. Housed in the Jianghuai Automobile Co. (JAC) booth (Booth #W06), NC2 will display a sample of truck models that capture its vision of innovative and fuel efficient vehicles.

“We’re excited about showcasing our International brand trucks at Auto China 2010,” says Al Saltiel, president of NC2. “We have a solid intention of expanding into China and pursuing opportunities with JAC. Our presence at this show provides an opportunity to showcase our history and introduce the country to some of our innovative products.”

The products scheduled to be on display include International LoneStar, International TranStar and International WorkStar.

NC2’s presence at the show affirms its commitment to enter the Chinese market as it continues to pursue a joint venture with JAC. China is an important part of the company’s plans for global expansion. Recently, NC2 has announced plans to operate in Brazil and Australia.

NC2 Global LLC is a 50/50 joint venture between and Caterpillar Inc. and Navistar International Corp. which will develop, manufacture and distribute commercial trucks globally, outside North America and India. NC2’s product line will feature both conventional and cab-over truck designs and will be sold under both the Cat and International brands.