Volvo Buses – weak markets continue to impact profitability
Weak markets contributed to an operating loss of SEK 129 M for Volvo Buses in the fourth quarter of 2012. Order intake in the fourth quarter of 2012 amounted to 3,068 buses (3,941). Volvo Buses has improved its market shares in North America, South America and Europe. Deliveries during the year amounted to 10 678 buses, down 16% compared to 2011.