Volvo Group - Meeting Commercial Vehicle Demands Across the Globe
Published On May 08, 2016
Commercial vehicles have now become an integral part of the modern economy and supply chain. There are only a few brands that have their presence throughout the world and Volvo is one of them.
The Swedish auto maker is known as one of the safest trucks and buses provider and it has been meeting all the commercial vehicle needs since its inception in the year 1927. There are many products in its portfolio which either have been developed independently or with collaboration with different companies.
Here we bring you the complete portfolio of the Volvo Group with all its brands and joint ventures along with their area of operation as well.
Run by the group’s name, Volvo has been one of the major players in world CV industry with trucks ranging from medium weight to super heavy trailers. These vehicles can make the arduous task of carrying heavy cargo look easy on any terrain. The technology available is also top notch which delivers optimum performance in the harshest of conditions.
Based out of Scotland, UK, Terex trucks are known for their massive haulage trucks which are the best when it comes to mining and construction industry. The product range has payload between 25 - 91 tonnes, thus offering flexibility to the buyer who can select a truck as per the needs.
Volvo Penta is a trustworthy name since the year 1935 when it comes to marine and industrial engines. The humongous industrial and cargo ships we see sailing on the water are backed with the power houses manufactured by Volvo Penta group. The engines are not only powerful but environment friendly and safe as well.
UD trucks are the second name of trust and dependability in Japan and some of the other Asian countries. The brand has trucks ranging from light to heavy weight category, fulfilling the needs in every possible industry. Moreover, UD Buses has also been launched as a separate entity in 2014, and will be manufacturing both city buses and coaches.
Prevost buses are the leading transport solution provider in North American region. Prevost specializes in premium seated buses and luxury coaches for long tours. The company also holds a big reputation in lavish motor-homes along with specialty conversions.
Known to be one of the largest commercial vehicle groups in European market, there is no segment which Renault trucks has left untouched. Starting from small pick-ups tomedium and heavy duty trucks and long haulage trailers, Renault has them all.
Popularized as the “American Truck You Can Count On”, Mack trucks have been operational since the early 1900s. The trucks are best known for their reliability and durability and have been iconic in the growth of American economy. Mack trucks have become the the choice of millions.
North American market has been riding speedily and successfully on the back of market leader Nova Bus in terms of design, style, sustainability and performance. Providing solutions for both inter and intra city transit along with high capacity vehicles and intelligent transportation system, Nova Bus meets the challenges with ease.
Dongfeng is regarded as the most trusted truck brand in China as the company is providing complete solution to the country’s industrial, constructional and other needs. The brand was established in 1969 and is now looking stronger than ever with the legacy it has built over the years.
Volvo operates in one of the fastest growing economies of the world, which is India as a joint venture (JV) with domestic company Eicher Motors Limited. The JV is called Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicle (VECV) and offers a wide range of products from 5 to 49 tonnes. There are two series namely Pro and VE under which are company offers trucks in India. The JV has many offerings in bus and special application vehicle segment as well.
Just like Dongfeng, Sunwin is also one of the most trusted commercial vehicle brands in China; however, it operates in the bus segment. The company is known for its environment friendly buses and is one of the world’s largest fully electric bus manufacturers.
SDLG rules the Chinese construction machinery industry with awide range of special application vehicles. Primarily operating in China, the company also exports the machines in nearby emerging markets. The product range includes wheel loaders, excavators, backhoe loaders and more.
The Volvo group is definitely a huge conglomerate which has built the trust among people over the years with its wide range of vehicles that are not only high on performance but safe and environment friendly as well.
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