All-electric freight trucks are being built in Portland

All-electric freight trucks are being developed and built in Portland.

From its headquarters on North Portland's Swan Island, Daimler Truck North America has ambitious goals for moving the nation's freight. The next generation of large electric vehicles is being developed right here.

The company's Freightliner and brands are manufactured in Portland and at several plants across the country, employing 3,000 workers in Portland and southwest Washington.