Under the theme Driving Performance and Innovation the report outlines the strategy and activities that contributed to 2017 being a record year in terms of sales and profitability. The report highlights the Volvo Group’s strong position within new technologies such as electromobility, automation and connectivity and it gives a full description of new products launched during 2017.
Sustainability is at the core of the Volvo Group’s mission of driving prosperity through transport solutions and is an integrated part of the report. The Annual and Sustainability Report also provides an insight into how the Volvo Group creates value for customers, shareholders and other stakeholders as well as society as a whole.
The Volvo Group’s GRI Index (G4) was also published.
March 13, 2018
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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, which employs almost 100,000 people, has production facilities in 18 countries and sells its products in more than 190 markets. In 2017 the Volvo Group’s sales amounted to about SEK 335 billion (EUR 35 billion). The Volvo Group is a publicly-held company headquartered in Göteborg, Sweden. Volvo shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. For more information, please visit www.volvogroup.com.