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UD Trucks deliveries in Q2 2014

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 | Print Download

In the second quarter of 2014, UD Trucks deliveries increased by 14.1% on a year-on-year basis. The highest growth of units was in Asia with 417 units or 12.5%. Meanwhile, a sharp decrease happened in North America due to a combination of factors that include the continued declining of the cab-over-engine market segment and the cost of regulatory compliance.

Deliveries by market area:

Delivered Vehicles (units)    2013 Q2     2014 Q2     Change (%)  
North America 46 19 -58.7
South America 34 153 350
Asia 3,339 3,756 12.5
Oceania
257 288 12.1
Africa 914 1,021 11.7
Total 4,590 5,237 14.1

* In Japan, the delivery slightly increased by 3.4% from 2221 to 2297 units.

Deliveries by vehicle types:

Delivered Vehicles (units)   2013 Q2     2014 Q2     Change (%)  
Light duty (< 7t)
274
380
38.7
Medium duty (7-16t)
1,960
2,263
15.5
Heavy duty (>16t)
2,313
2,552
10.3
Total
4,547
5,195
14.3


For further information, please contact
Media Relations APAC, Etsuko Kurihashi, etsuko.kurihashi@volvo.com 
Tel.: (Japan) +81 (48) 726-7601
Media Relations APAC, Elton Zhou, elton.zhou@volvo.com 
Tel.: (China) + 86 (10) 6598-2210

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UD Trucks is a transport solution provider, specialized in fuel efficiency and uptime. It sells and serves light, medium and heavy duty trucks as well as special vehicles. UD Trucks was established in Japan in 1935 and became part of the Volvo Group in 2007. With its headquarters located in Ageo, Japan, UD Trucks supports sales and services in more than 60 countries through a worldwide network.

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