Credit rating

The purpose of credit ratings is to rank the capability of a company to repay loans - short term and long term - at the time of the maturity of the loan.

AB Volvo (publ) has business agreements with two global rating agencies; Moody's Investor Services and S&P (Standard and Poor's) and one local agency; R&I (Rating & Investment Information) in Japan.

Volvo Group credit ratings

Rating Agency Short term Long term
Moody's (Corporate Rating) P-1 A2, stable
S&P (Corporate Rating) A-1 A, stable
R&I (Japan) a-1 A+, stable

Development of long-term credit ratings


Our credit rating agencies



R&I (Japan)