Market trend

During the autumn, Volvo Penta secured several delivery agreements with leading European boat builders that are now offering Volvo Penta’s IPS system as standard for an increasing number of boat models. In the industrial engine segment, Volvo Penta strengthened its market shares in Europe and North America by capturing new customers.

On December 31, 2010, volumes in the order book were 70% higher than in the year-earlier period.