Truck deliveries by the Volvo Group's three brands increased 22% for the seven months to the end of July this year, compared with the year-earlier period.

Deliveries from Mack rose 26%, while deliveries from Renault Trucks were up 13%. Deliveries from Volvo Trucks increased 29%.

During the past 12 months, orders were 42% higher compared with the preceding year. Orders were up 24% in Europe, while the increase in North America was 88%.