MAN SE (German: [ɛmʔaːʔˈɛn ʔɛsˈʔeː]; abbreviation of Maschinenfabrik Augsburg-Nürnberg, German: [maˈʃiːnənfaˈbʁiːk ˈʔaʊ̯ksbʊɐ̯k ˈnʏɐ̯nbɛɐ̯k, -faˈbʁɪk]), formerly MAN AG (German: [ˈman ʔaːˈgeː]), is a German mechanical engineering company and parent company of the MAN Group. It is a subsidiary of automaker Volkswagen AG. MAN SE is based in Munich. Its primary output is for the automotive industry, particularly heavy trucks. Further activities include the production of diesel engines for various applications, like marine propulsion, and also turbomachinery.