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Volvo CEO sees less supply chain issues in Q3 than in Q2
Wednesday, 19 Jul 2017 03:51am EDT 

July 19 (Reuters) - Volvo in Q2 conference call::CEO says estimate is that Q3 should be better in terms of supply constraints relative to Q2.  Full Article

AB Volvo sells stake in diesel engine maker Deutz
Friday, 7 Jul 2017 01:55am EDT 

July 7 (Reuters) - AB Volvo :The Volvo group has sold its shares in Deutz AG <<>>.Says divestment proceeds amount to SEK 1,897 m, corresponding to SEK 62.73 per share (EUR 6.50).Says sale will result in a capital gain of approximately SEK 350 m that will impact operating income in Q3 of 2017.  Full Article

AB Volvo to place up to its entire 25 pct stake in Deutz -bookrunner
Thursday, 6 Jul 2017 11:51am EDT 

July 6 (Reuters) - Deutz AG : Bookrunner says::Launch of a sale of Deutz AG shares through an accelerated bookbuilding process on behalf of AB Volvo‍​.AB Volvo launching a sale of up to its full stake in Deutz via accelerated bookbuilding to institutional investors.Seller currently holds 30,246,582 shares corresponding to 25.0 percent of the total number of shares in Deutz.Deutz will remain an important supplier to the seller.Price will be determined at the end of the bookbuilding process.Bookbuilding period commences today, July 6, and May close at any time on short notice.Deutsche Bank acts as sole bookrunner in connection with the placing.  Full Article

Volvo CEO says to run normal truck production in N America in Q2
Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017 03:21am EDT 

April 25 (Reuters) - AB Volvo CEO Martin Lundstedt in Q1 news conference::Says has been reluctant to participate in some of the bigger fleet deals in North America for reasons of price discipline.Says will run normal truck production in North America in Q2 after having taken out stop days.  Full Article

TomTom selected by Volvo cars to power Drive Me Programme
Wednesday, 8 Mar 2017 01:30am EST 

TomTom NV : TomTom selected by Volvo cars to power Drive Me Programme .Co's Drive Me Programme is Volvo's research project into autonomous driving.  Full Article

Smart Eye is supplier to Volvo Cars' Drive Me project
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 08:30am EST 

Smart Eye AB : Supplier to Volvo Cars' Drive Me project .Is cooperating with NVIDIA to deliver logger camera systems to Volvo Cars Drive Me project.  Full Article

Volvo says intends to sell governmental sales unit
Friday, 4 Nov 2016 03:30am EDT 

AB Volvo : Volvo Group intends to initiate a process to divest governmental sales . Says governmental sales is a part of Volvo Group's operations and its sales correspond to approximately 1.5% of total sales .Says business, which has about 1,300 employees, most of whom are in France, manufactures and sells specially designed vehicles to governments, defense industry, peacekeeping forces and aid organizations..  Full Article

Volvo says to make additional EUR 20 mln provision for EU anti-trust settlement
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 08:00am EDT 

AB Volvo :Says additional provision due to EU settlement will have a negative impact of EUR 20 mln (SEK 0.2 bln) on operating income in Q3 of 2016.  Full Article

Volvo Q2 core profit tops forecast, cuts N. America outlook
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 01:20am EDT 

AB Volvo : Q2 adjusted operating income amounted to SEK 6,130 mln vs year-ago 5,979 mln, corresponding to an operating margin of 7.8 pct vs year-ago 7.1 pct . Reuters poll: Volvo Q2 adjusted operating income seen at SEK 5.64 bln . Says Volvo CE continues to gain market shares in the heavy segment, particularly in Europe . Q2 sales decreased by 7 pct to SEK 78.9 billion . Repeats sees FY2016 European truck market of 290,000 units . Sees FY2016 North American truck market of 240,000 units vs pvs forecast 250,000 units . Repeats forecast for FY2016 brazilian truck market of 30,000 units . Q2 trucks order intake 45,422 units vs mean forecast 49,034 units in Reuters poll .Repeats FY2016 china construction equipment market seen contracting 5-15 pct.  Full Article

Truckmakers face fines from EU for price fixing - Bloomberg
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016 12:45pm EDT 

:Truckmakers including Volvo AB and Iveco face fines from the European Union for charges of price fixing - Bloomberg, citing sources.  Full Article


China's Geely beats expectations as Volvo pays off

SHANGHAI China's Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd said on Wednesday that first-half profit more than doubled, scoring its fastest earnings growth in eight years as cars designed with its Swedish affiliate Volvo won over domestic consumers.