BRIEF-Volvo Group to close plant in Japan

Fri Jan 11, 2013 10:04am EST

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Volvo AB : * Consolidation of the Volvo Group industrial operation in Japan * Says in May 2013 the Ota remanufacturing plant will be closed and the operation moved to Ageo * Says in total, costs corresponding to SEK 280 M related to these activities will be recorded in the fourth quarter of 2012, affecting the truck segment (Reporting by Stockholm newsroom)