Volvo Group completes divestment of Arquus

Volvo Group has today completed the divestment of Arquus to John Cockerill Defense according to the previously announced option agreement.
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Arquus manufactures and sells specially designed vehicles to defense forces and employs about 1,200 employees in France. In 2023, Arquus represented approximately 1 % of Volvo Group revenues.

The transaction has no material impact on the Volvo Group financial performance.



July 2, 2024



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