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UPDATE 1-Truck maker Navistar's revenue rises nearly 15 pct

(Adds first-quarter details, forecast)

March 8 (Reuters) - Navistar International Corp reported a near 15 percent rise in quarterly revenue on Thursday, fueled by higher sales in its truck business.

Revenue in the truck business, the company's biggest, rose 21.8 percent to $1.25 billion in the first quarter.

Navistar raised its full-year 2018 revenue forecast to be in the range of $9.25 billion to $9.75 billion, from $9 billion to $9.5 billion.

"We expect market conditions to remain robust and we are determined to take advantage of opportunities to grow share while delivering strong margin performance," Chief Executive Troy Clarke said in a statement.

The company's revenue rose to $1.91 billion in the quarter from $1.66 billion a year earlier. http://bit.ly/2Fk3XNI

Net loss attributable to the company widened to $73 million from $62 million. On a per-share basis, the loss was 74 cents per share in the quarter ended Jan. 31, compared with 76 cents per share in the year-ago quarter. (Reporting by Sanjana Shivdas in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel)