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04/12/18
Wolfsburg
Volkswagen Group News

Volkswagen Group paves the way for capital market readiness at Volkswagen Truck & Bus

  • Important milestone for the Group as part of its “TOGETHER – Strategy 2025”
  • Efficiency and innovativeness at Volkswagen Truck & Bus to be further increased by achieving capital market readiness
  • Change of legal structure of Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH to a German stock corporation (Aktiengesellschaft)
  • MAN, Scania, Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus and RIO have grown together under a new umbrella
  • In 2017, Volkswagen Truck & Bus sold 205,000 commercial vehicles, an increase of 11.6% over 2016 – revenues grew by 12.1% to €23.9 billion and operating profit before special items increased by 26.8% to €1.7 billion

Just about three years after the formation of Volkswagen Truck & Bus, the Volkswagen Group has taken an important step to prepare the company for its capital market readiness. Capital market readiness opens up a wide range of opportunities for the Group's sustainable further development on its way to becoming a Global Champion.

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