Volvo AB operates within the Truck trailers sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Volvo AB with three other
truck and trailer manufacturers in Europe:
sales of 3.44 billion Euro [US$4.25 billion]
of which 79%
(3.28 billion Euro [US$4.06 billion]
of which 49%
was Kalmar), and
Kion Group AG
based in Germany
(7.65 billion Euro [US$9.47 billion]
of which 74%
was Industrial Trucks & Services).
During the year ended December of 2017, sales at
Volvo AB were SEK 334.75 billion (US$39.83 billion).
increase of 10.9%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were SEK 301.91 billion.
Sales of Construction Equipment saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
31.3% in 2017, from
SEK 50.49 billion to SEK 66.30 billion.
Not all segments of Volvo AB experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Group and Other and Eliminations fell 19.8% to SEK 5.27 billion.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).