Daimler AG (formerly DaimlerChrysler) is a German car corporation (not to be confused with the British Daimler Motor Company) and the world's thirteenth largest car manufacturer as well as the second largest truck manufacturer in the world. In addition to automobiles, Daimler manufactures trucks and provides financial services through its Daimler Financial Services arm. The company also owns major stakes in aerospace group EADS, high-technology and parent company of the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes racing team McLaren Group, and Japanese truck maker Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation.

Trade Worries Weigh On Wall Street

Phase 1 of an overall deal to end the U.S.-China trade war calls for China to buy $50 billion in agricultural products annually but Chinese negotiators reportedly are cool to a U.S. proposal that it set up scheduled targets for the purchases.