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Swedish Motor Assemblies (SMA) Malaysia


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Plant Manager: Bo Palmqvist

Swedish Motor Assemblies Sdn Bhd (SMA) is since March 10, 1999 wholly owned by Volvo Car Corporation.


Volvo Car Malaysia, the recent established sales company, registered May 3, 1999 and operational since July 1, 1999 is also a wholly owned subsidiary of Volvo Car Corporation.


The factory was founded 1967.


Accumulated production (Volvo Cars) 1967-2001: 52,732 units.


Number of employees is 340 where of VCC 280 (Dec 2001).


Models and variants 2001 - V70XC, S/V40, S60 and S80.


Other brands assembled in the factory are Landrover, Volvo Trucks and Volvo Buses.


Total production capacity (mixed actual brands), 6,000 units/1 shift body and final assembly and 2 shifts for paint shop.




ISO 9001:2000 February 2002

Postal address:

Swedish Motor Assemblies Sdn Bhd (SMA)

PO Box 7009,

Bangunan Pej Pos Besar

Persiaran Dato Menteri

40670 Shah Alam,

Selangor DE


Tel. +60 3 5519 1421

Fax. +60 3 5510 8190

Visiting address:

Swedish Motor Assemblies Sdn Bhd (SMA)

Jalan Bicu, 15/6

Section 15

40000 Shah Alam,

Selangor DE


Tel. +60 3 5519 2149

Fax. +60 3 5510 8190

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