30/08/2013

Truck deliveries in July 2013



by Press releases – AB Volvo

Deliveries from the Volvo Group’s truck operations in July 2013 amounted to 16,899 vehicles. This was an increase of 3% compared with the year-earlier month.

Volvo Group
Total deliveries by market for all brands (Volvo, Mack, Renault Trucks, UD and Eicher):

Delivered Units

July

Change

Year-to date

Change

Volvo Group

2013

2012*

                            

2013

2012

Europe

6 767

6 163

10%

41 683

48 728

-14%

    Western Europe

5 262

4 399

20%

32 655

37 218

-12%

    Eastern Europe

1 505

1 764

-15%

9 028

11 510

-22%

North America

3 943

4 437

-11%

24 853

31 107

-20%

South America

2 460

1 696

45%

16 245

12 314

32%

Asia

2 352

2 547

-8%

15 435

18 310

-16%

Other markets

1 377

1 485

-7%

9 083

10 243

-11%

Total Volvo Group

16 899

16 328

3%

107 299

120 702

-11%

 

 

 

 

 

Light duty (< 7t)

1 318

1 334

-1%

7 453

9 431

-21%

Medium duty (7-16t)

1 369

1 500

-9%

9 253

12 179

-24%

Heavy duty (>16t)

14 212

13 494

5%

90 593

99 092

-9%

Total Volvo Group

16 899

16 328

3%

107 299

120 702

-11%

Non-consolidated operations

  Eicher (100%)

2 437

2 653

-8%

20 026

23 409

-14%

  DND (100%)

10

34

-71%

145

290

-50%

Total Volumes

19 346

19 015

2%

127 470

144 401

-12%

*Restated for new accounting rules, effective January 1, 2013, where 50/50 joint-ventures are consolidated using the equity method instead of the proportionate method.

Volvo
In July 9,959 Volvo trucks were delivered, an increase of 20% compared with the same month last year.

In Europe 3,878 vehicles were delivered during July, up by 26% compared with July 2012. An extensive product renewal is under way with five new truck models; Volvo FH, Volvo FM, Volvo FMX, Volvo FE and Volvo FL. All the new models include innovations and features that make the driver’s job easier and more efficient.

July deliveries in North America decreased 1% to 2,350 vehicles in comparison with the same period last year.

July deliveries in Latin America increased 59% to 2,270 trucks compared with July 2012. Deliveries in Brazil increased 77% to 1,963 compared with the same period last year.

Deliveries by market area:

Delivered Units

July

Change

Year-to-date

Change

Volvo

2013

2012

 

2013

2012

Europe

3 878

3 066

26%

22 880

24 882

-8%

    Western Europe

2 606

1 777

47%

15 293

16 225

-6%

    Eastern Europe

1 272

1 289

-1%

7 587

8 657

-12%

North America

2 350

2 380

-1%

13 857

15 901

-13%

South America

2 270

1 424

59%

14 452

10 328

40%

Asia

974

990

-2%

6 758

6 172

9%

Other markets

487

443

10%

3 133

3 493

-10%

Total Volvo

9 959

8 303

20%

61 080

60 776

1%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medium duty (7-16t)

151

143

6%

955

1 024

-7%

Heavy duty (>16t)

9 808

8 160

20%

60 125

59 752

1%

Total Volvo

9 959

8 303

20%

61 080

60 776

1%


Mack

Deliveries for Mack in July totaled 1,715 vehicles, a 25% decrease compared with July 2012.

Deliveries by market area:

Delivered Units

July

Change

Year-to-date

Change

Mack

2013

2012

2013

2012

Europe

 

11

-100%

1

11

-91%

    Western Europe

 

 

 

1

 

 

    Eastern Europe

 

11

-100%

 

11

-100%

North America

1 564

2 003

-22%

10 711

14 827

-28%

South America

88

193

-54%

1 218

1 247

-2%

Asia

5

4

25%

12

29

-59%

Other markets

58

81

-28%

529

669

-21%

Total Mack

1 715

2 292

-25%

12 471

16 783

-26%

Heavy duty (>16t)

1 715

2 292

-25%

12 471

16 783

-26%

Total Mack

1 715

2 292

-25%

12 471

16 783

-26%


Renault Trucks

In July 3,632 trucks were delivered by Renault Trucks which was a decrease by 11% compared to a year ago. In Western Europe, deliveries increased by 1% due to good performance in the French market.

In June, Renault Trucks launched a completely new truck program, with four different truck series; the T-series for long haulage, the C-series for construction, the K-series for heavy construction and the D-series for distribution.

Deliveries by market area:

Delivered Units

July

Change

Year-to-date

Change

Renault Trucks

2013

2012

 

2013

2012

Europe

2 889

3 086

-6%

18 802

23 835

-21%

    Western Europe

2 656

2 622

1%

17 361

20 993

-17%

    Eastern Europe

233

464

-50%

1 441

2 842

-49%

North America

18

9

100%

74

54

37%

South America

67

76

-12%

483

664

-27%

Asia

212

331

-36%

1 293

2 228

-42%

Other markets

446

564

-21%

2 807

3 238

-13%

Total Renault Trucks

3 632

4 066

-11%

23 459

30 019

-22%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Light duty (< 7t)

1 175

1 151

2%

6 716

8 307

-19%

Medium duty (7-16t)

572

470

22%

3 971

4 238

-6%

Heavy duty (>16t)

1 885

2 445

-23%

12 772

17 474

-27%

Total Renault Trucks

3 632

4 066

-11%

23 459

30 019

-22%


UD

Deliveries from UD Trucks in July 2013 decreased by 4% to 1,593 vehicles compared to July 2012.

Deliveries by market area:

Delivered Units

July

Change

Year-to-date

Change

UD

2013

2012*

2013

2012

North America

11

45

-76%

211

325

-35%

South America

35

3

1067%

92

75

23%

Asia

1 161

1 222

-5%

7 372

9 881

-25%

Other markets

386

397

-3%

2 614

2 843

-8%

Total UD

1 593

1 667

-4%

10 289

13 124

-22%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Light duty (< 7t)

143

183

-22%

737

1 124

-34%

Medium duty (7-16t)

646

887

-27%

4 327

6 917

-37%

Heavy duty (>16t)

804

597

35%

5 225

5 083

3%

Total UD

1 593

1 667

-4%

10 289

13 124

-22%

Non-consolidated operations

  DND (100%)

10

34

-71%

145

290

-50%

Total volumes

1 603

1 701

-6%

10 434

13 414

-22%

*Restated for new accounting rules, effective January 1, 2013, where 50/50 joint-ventures are consolidated using the equity method instead of the proportionate method.

Eicher*
Deliveries of Eicher trucks in July decreased by 8% to 2,437 trucks compared to the same month last year.

Deliveries by market area:

Delivered Units

July

Change

Year-to-date

Change

Eicher (100%)

2013

2012

2013

2012

Asia

2 437

2 653

-8%

20 026

23 409

-14%

Total Eicher

2 437

2 653

-8%

20 026

23 409

-14%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Light duty (< 7t)

320

348

-8%

2 686

2 857

-6%

Medium duty (7-16t)

1 575

1 704

-8%

13 040

15 648

-17%

Heavy duty (>16t)

542

601

-10%

4 300

4 904

-12%

Total Eicher

2 437

2 653

-8%

20 026

23 409

-14%

*As of 2013 Eicher is reported under the equity method and consequently sales and deliveries are not consolidated in to the Volvo Group

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July 30, 2013

Reporters who would like more information, please contact:

Media Relations
Volvo Group:
Karin Wik, +46 765-53 10 20

Truck brands:
Renault Trucks, Charlotte Roudovski, +33 4 72 96 29 76
Mack, Kim Pupillo, +1 336 393 2640
Volvo, Anders Vilhelmsson, +46 31 322 38 79
UD, Per Sundström, +81 80 40 64 92 33

Investor Relations
Christer Johansson, AB Volvo, +46 739 02 25 22
John Hartwell, Volvo Group North America, +1 201-252-8844

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