Volvo delivers more trucks
17 Mar 2005, 17:57
Published: 17 Mar 2005 17:57 GMT+01:00
Deliveries from Mack rose 70%, while deliveries of Renault Trucks were up 14%: Volvo Trucks deliveries increased 31% during the same period.
Deliveries to North America increased substantially.
"We posted a full 66% increase," says CEO Leif Johansson. "We are working continually with streamlining our production in North America to cope with the high demand."
During the past 12 months, order bookings for the Group's truck operations were 35% higher compared with the preceding year. Orders were up 10% in Europe, while the increase in North America was 77%.