Fabrique Nationale Herstal self identified as FN Herstal and often referred to as Fabrique Nationale or simply FN, is a leading firearms manufacturer located in Herstal, Belgium, and is owned by the holding company Herstal Group which is owned by the regional government of Wallonia. It is currently the largest exporter of military small arms in Europe. A Brussels company belonging to Brossel brothers started production of trucks in the beginning of 1920s. But Belgian and German armed forces started to acquire them only since 1937.
In 1936 the company developed the first cab-over-engine 5t all-wheel-drive 63C (4x4) military truck with 4.0 power unit. Its light variant "63P" was planned to be supplied to Poland.
"Brossel" took part in design and production of "FN-Brossel-Miesse 62C" 4x4 military truck.
During the period 1938-1940 Fabrique Nationale d'Armes de Guerre S.A.(know F.N.-Herstal S.A.)built some trucks for the Belgian Army. One was this heavy artillery tractor called FN 63C/4RM. It was a FWD tractor based on the conventional FN 63C truck.
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