The total deliveries for Volvo Global Truck for the period January – December 2001 amounted to 155,311 – a decrease of 17% compared to the full year 2000. In Europe, total deliveries amounted to 98,041 – a decrease of 9% – whereof Western Europe declined by 10% to 90,460 units. However, deliveries to Eastern Europe increased by 8% to 7,581 units.


In North America, deliveries amounted to 34,645, a decrease of 40% compared with the corresponding period in year 2000. Deliveries in South America amounted to 5,789 trucks, an increase of 13% compared with 2000. Deliveries to the Asian markets were strong during Quarter 4 and a total number of 6,603 trucks were delivered in 2001.


The order intake for the truck operations decreased by 12%. Orders declined by 4% in Europe and 35% in North America compared with year 2000.




















































































Units Invoiced


Fourth Quarter


Change


Full Year


Change


Volvo Global Trucks


2001


2000


 


2001


2000


 


Europe, made up of


27,062


32,130


-15,8%


98,041


108,143


-9,3%


Western Europe


24,403


29,592


-17,5%


90,460


101,098


-10,5%


Eastern Europe


2,659


2,538


4,8%


7,581


7,045


7,6%


North America


7,663


13,789


-44,4%


34,645


57,933


-40,2%


South America


1,383


1,307


5,8%


5,789


5,104


13,4%


Asia


2,648


2,038


29,9%


6,603


6,732


-1,9%


Other markets


3,329


3,247


2,5%


10,233


8,657


18,2%


Total Volvo Global Trucks


42,085


52,511


-19,9%


155,311


186,569


-16,8%


 



MACK TRUCKS



















































Units Invoiced


Fourth Quarter


Change


Full Year


Change


Mack Trucks, Inc


2001


2000


 


2001


2000


 


Europe, made up of


3


1


n/a


6


1


n/a


Western Europe


 


1


n/a


 


1


n/a


Eastern Europe


3


 


n/a


6


 


n/a


North America


5,004


7,851


-36,3%


21 629


34 323


-37,0%


 





































South America


244


223


9,4%


1 169


570


105,1%


Asia


32


9


255,6%


64


13


392,3%


Other markets


242


245


-1,2%


927


925


0,2%


Total Mack Trucks


5,525


8,329


-33,7%


23 795


35 832


-33,6%



RENAULT V.I.



































































Units Invoiced


Fourth Quarter


Change


Full Year


Change


Renault V.I.


2001


2000


 


2001


2000


 


Europe, made up of


15,890


17,373


-8,5%


56,726


58,602


-3,2%


Western Europe


14,805


16,281


-9,1%


53,816


55,646


-3,3%


Eastern Europe


1,085


1,092


-0,6%


2,910


2,956


-1,6%


Asia


154


410


-62,4%


559


1,163


-51,9%


Other markets


2,401


2,356


1,9%


6,962


5,745


21,2%


Total Renault V.I. Trucks


18,445


20,139


-8,4%


64,247


65,510


-1,9%


VOLVO TRUCKS



















































































Units Invoiced


Fourth Quarter


Change


Full Year


Change


Volvo Trucks


2001


2000


 


2001


2000


 


Europe, made up of


11,169


14,756


-24,3%


41,309


49,540


-16,6%


Western Europe


9,598


13,310


-27,9%


36,644


45,451


-19,4%


Eastern Europe


1,571


1,446


8,6%


4,665


4,089


14,1%


North America


2,659


5,938


-55,2%


13,016


23,610


-44,9%


South America


1,139


1,084


5,1%


4,620


4,534


1,9%


Asia


2,462


1,619


52,1%


5,980


5,556


7,6%


Other markets


686


646


6,2%


2,344


1,987


18,0%


Total Volvo Trucks


18,115


24,043


-24,7%


67,269


85,227


-21,1%