The Volvo Group 2013

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A year of product renewal


  • Net sales declined by 9% to SEK 272.6 billion (299.8).
  • Operating income excluding restructuring charges amounted to SEK 7.9 billion (19.6).
  • Operating margin excluding restructuring charges amounted to 2.9% (6.5).
  • Net debt in the Industrial Operations amounted to 29.0% of shareholders' equity.
  • Proposed dividend of SEK 3.00 per share (3.00).
  • The most extensive product renewal in the Group's history.
  • Group-wide efficiency program launched.