With the establishment of Volvo Car Group’s (Volvo Cars) first Chinese manufacturing plant in the city of Chengdu, a next chapter in the company’s history starts. For the first time Volvo Cars operates a complete manufacturing plant outside Europe. The realization of the plant is an important part of Volvo Cars’ global business strategy and a major milestone within the company’s China growth plan.
Volvo Car Group (Volvo Cars) this week officially started series production of the Volvo S60L at its manufacturing plant in Chengdu, China. The production start is another important milestone in Volvo Cars’ transformation journey and the establishment of China as the company’s second home market.
Volvo Car Corporation (Volvo Cars) has today announced significant changes to the structure of its senior management as it continues to position the company for the next stage of its global transformation.
Volvo Car Group’s groundbreaking technology for putting self-driving cars in the hands of real customers by 2017 was demonstrated to media and important decision makers in the Chinese capital Beijing today – with the Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven joining the event.