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Truck deliveries January 2008

Total deliveries of trucks from the Volvo Group’s four truck companies amounted to 20,856 in January this year, which is an increase of 49%, compared with January 2007. Excluding Nissan Diesel, which was not part of the Volvo Group in January 2007, deliveries increased 22%.
Truck deliveries January 2008
Total deliveries by market for the Volvo Group’s truck companies (Mack, Nissan Diesel, Renault Trucks and Volvo Trucks):

Delivered Units

January

Change

Year-to-Date

Change

Volvo Group

2008

2007

 

2008

2007

 

Europe

10 909

7 778

40%

10 909

7 778

40%

    Western Europe

9 323

6 633

41%

9 323

6 633

41%

    Eastern Europe

1 586

1 145

39%

1 586

1 145

39%

North America

3 564

4 078

-13%

3 564

4 078

-13%

South America

753

652

15%

753

652

15%

Asia

4 318

707

511%

4 318

707

511%

    Middle East

1 366

434

215%

1 366

434

215%

    Other Asia

2 952

273

981%

2 952

273

981%

Other markets

1 312

747

76%

1 312

747

76%

Total Volvo Group

20 856

13 962

49%

20 856

13 962

49%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Light duty (< 7t)

3 227

1 221

164%

3 227

1 221

164%

Medium duty (7-16t)

2 519

1 098

129%

2 519

1 098

129%

Heavy duty (>16t)

15 110

11 642

30%

15 110

11 642

30%

Total Volvo Group

20 856

13 962

49%

20 856

13 962

49%

For complete version of the truck deliveries, see attached document or go to VolvoGroup.com -> investors -> truck deliveries.

March 4, 2008

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Media Relations:
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Tommy Kohle, Volvo Trucks, +46 31-66 65 17

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Christer Johansson, AB Volvo, +46 31 66 13 34