Volvo Group is one of the leading suppliers of commercial transport solutions providing products such as trucks, buses, construction equipment, drive systems for marine and industrial applications as well as aircraft engine components, and business solutions, such as financial services.
With customers in more than 180 countries worldwide, mainly in Europe, Asia and North America, group sales of products and services are conducted through both wholly owned and independent dealers. This global service network handles customer demand for spare parts and other services.
The Group has about 100,000 employees, with production facilities in 19 countries, and sales activities in some 180 countries.
Volvo Group is organized in product-related business areas and supporting business units. This organization permits companies to work closely with their customers and efficiently utilize group-wide resources.
The business units are organized globally and created to combine expertise in key areas. They have the overall responsibility for product planning and purchasing, and for developing and delivering components, subsystems, services, and support to Volvo Group's business areas. The structure of the group creates economies of scale in several areas, such as product development, production, parts supply and logistics, as well as in administration and support functions.