Technology Center in Jinan

A part of the increased focus on growth markets is the development of products aimed particularly at those markets. Volvo CE's new technology center in Jinan, China is part of these efforts and covers both the Volvo and the SDLG brand. Jinan is the capital of Shandong province where Lingong has its manufacturing. The center entails an investment of SEK 300 M, and when fully complete in 2013 it will have 200 employees and cover an area of 50,000 square meters.