Volvo BL60 Backhoe loader - features & benefits

1960 – Market share trends

For 20 years, starting in the 1960's, the company's construction equipment business showed rapid growth. Efforts to enter new markets throughout Europe and other parts of the world were made. From a 20 percent share in the early 1960's, the company's construction equipment sales accounted for more than 80 percent two decades later. Over the same time period, the total company turnover registered a five-fold increase.