This is who we are

About Volvo Group

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. The Volvo Group, with its headquarters in Gothenburg, employs about 100 000 people, has production facilities in 18 countries and sells its products in more than 190 markets.

In 2018 the Volvo Group’s net sales amounted to about SEK 391 billion (EUR 38.1 billion). The Volvo Group is a publicly-held company. Volvo shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. 

The perspective of a Volvo Group truck driver with two cyclists going in front of the stopped truck

Our mission and vision

The Volvo Group's mission is driving prosperity through transport solutions.

The Volvo Group's vision is to be the most desired and successful transport solution provider in the world.

Our mission and vision
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Our values

Our company culture is how we interact with each other, with our customers and with society as a whole, to achieve our business objectives. It is rooted in our history and is critical to our company’s long term success. It is the foundation on which everything else is built.

Our values
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History and R&D milestones

Since 1927, Volvo has developed from a small local industry to one of the leading suppliers of commercial transport solutions providing products such as trucks, buses, construction equipment, and drive systems for marine and industrial applications.

History and R&D milestones
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Innovation

For us in the Volvo Group, technology means the aspiration to move forward, constantly working together to improve and do better. It means creative and innovative thinking, evolutionary and revolutionary problem solving

Innovation
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Organization

Our various operations are organized to deliver the greatest possible focus on customers and their needs, and to exploit and harness the Group’s far-reaching and shared resources in the best possible way.

Organization
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CSR & Sustainability

The Volvo Group Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is a commitment to conduct business in a responsible manner, to take stakeholders perspectives into account and to create value for our business and society.

CSR & Sustainability
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Innovation

For us in the Volvo Group, technology means the aspiration to move forward, constantly working together to improve and do better.

Innovation
Red seatbelt inside a Volvo Group vehicle

Traffic safety

Safety is part of our soul. It has been at the heart of what we do since the Volvo Group was founded almost 90 years and it is an equally vital part of our future. Our Safety vision is zero accidents with Volvo Group products. We work systematically and rigorously on our own and in collaboration with other key stakeholders in society.

Traffic safety