July 1, 2014 07:42 UTC

Invitation to Volvo Group Capital Markets Day in Ghent, Belgium on March 5, 2015

GÖTEBORG, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Volvo Group (STO:VOLVA) (STO:VOLVB) invites financial analysts and institutional investors to the Volvo Group Capital Markets Day on March 5, 2015 at the Volvo Group’s truck plant in Ghent, Belgium.

The Capital Markets Day will consist of a morning program with a comprehensive walk through the world’s first C02-neutral truck plant. The plant, which is currently being transformed into the Volvo Group’s high-volume plant for the Volvo brand in Europe, features the latest in Volvo Production System (VPS) including the fishbone assembly concept for increased productivity. Following the tour, presentations will be given by Olof Persson, President and CEO, and other members of the Volvo Group executive team during the afternoon with focus on the Group’s strategy and development.

The plant produces Volvo FH, Volvo FM and Volvo FMX, and has today a technical capacity of 35,000 heavy-duty trucks per year in two shifts. Ghent is also home to the Volvo Group’s largest spare parts distribution center for trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine & industrial engines, with over 200,000 part numbers in the warehouse.

A complete agenda with registration information for the Capital Markets Day will be published on the Volvo Group website well in advance of the event.

We look forward to your participation.

July 1, 2014

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The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. The Volvo Group, which employs about 110,000 people, has production facilities in 18 countries and sells its products in more than 190 markets. In 2013 the Volvo Group’s sales amounted to about SEK 270 billion. The Volvo Group is a publicly-held company headquartered in Göteborg, Sweden. Volvo shares are listed on OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm. For more information, please visit www.volvogroup.com or www.volvogroup.mobi if you are using your mobile phone.

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Volvo Group
Karin Wik
Media Relations
Tel. +46 31 323 1020

Source: Volvo