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Our business
We are a major international company that develops, manufactures and markets equipment for construction and related industries. We don't only offer a broad range of products, but also efficient worldwide service and a range of customer solutions in, for example, financing and used equipment.

We are part of The Volvo Group.

Founded
In the mid 1800s in Eskilstuna, Sweden, by Johan Theofron Munktell and Jean and Carl Gerhard Bolinder.

Find out more about our history here.

Dealers and markets
212 dealers in 145 countries and more than 1500 locations. Products and services offered in 145 markets globally.

Number of employees
More than 14.000 as of December 2017 (85 different nationalities).

Netsales and operating income
Netsales in 2016 was SEK 50,731 M. Operating income in 2016 was SEK 2,246 M. More financial information on the Volvo Group website.

Brands
Volvo CE, Terex Trucks, SDLG.

Our plants
We have factories in Sweden, France, Germany, US, Brazil, India, China and Korea.

Our locations

Headquarters
Headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden. Find contact information and address here.

Company management
Melker Jernberg, Member of the Volvo Group Executive Board and President of Volvo Construction Equipment. You can find full overview here

OuR certificates
  • ISO 9001 (quality)
  • ISO 14001 (environmental care)
  • OHSAS 18001 (occupational health & safety)
  • Jinan ISO 9001 (China)
  • Jinan ISO 14001 (China)
  • Jinan OHSAS 18001 (China)
  • Linyi/Shanghai ISO 9001 (China)
  • Linyi/Shanghai ISO 14001 (China)
  • Linyi/Shanghai OHSAS 18001(China)
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Key CSR projects
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Industry segments and customer types

Segments and sales/segment
  • Building 29%
  • Heavy Infrastructure 22%
  • Road Construction 17%
  • Quarries & Aggregates 8%
  • Agriculture & Landscaping 8%
  • Mining 5%
  • Recycling & Waste 4%
  • Material Handling 3%
  • Utilities 2%
  • Forestry 2%
  • Oil & Gas 1%
  • Demolition 1%
Customer types
  • Contractors (companies working on various job sites to perform contracted work): 64%
  • Rental providers (independent rental companies or dealer rental fleets): 17%
  • Producers (companies purchasing units to be working on defined locations ex: quarries): 12%
  • Governments (all public authorities be it National/Federal or local): 4%
  • Other groups (such as Educational or Auction houses): 4%
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Sales regions and number of dealers

GLOBAL
Volvo exclusive: 212
SDLG exclusive: 181
Terex Truck exclusive: 94

AMERICAS

Volvo exclusive: 69

SDLG exclusive: 10

Terex Truck exclusive: 37



APAC
Volvo exclusive: 40
SDLG exclusive: 1
Terex Truck exclusive: 9

CHINA
Volvo exclusive: 37
SDLG exclusive: 156
Terex Truck exclusive: 1

EMEA
Volvo exclusive: 66
SDLG exclusive: 14
Terex Truck exclusive: 47

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