Atlas Copco AB (ATCOa.ST)
16 Aug 2019
STOCKHOLM, July 15 Swedish industrial group Atlas Copco on Monday forecast only a slight drop in demand in the third quarter after a rise in second-quarter orders allayed some investor fears of a sharp slowdown.
STOCKHOLM/FRANKFRURT Volkswagen truck brand Scania has signed a battery supply deal with Sweden's Northvolt and is in talks about making an equity investment as part of the startup's efforts to raise 1.5 billion euros ($1.68 billion), Scania's head said on Monday.
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