June 9, 2014
North American demand for Volvo-branded trucks continued to be strong in April, with deliveries increasing by 17 percent to 2,760 units compared to the same period last year.
Year-to-date, deliveries of Volvo-branded trucks are up 65 percent to 10,445 units.
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Demand for Mack-branded trucks also jumped, up 10 percent to 2,034 units from the year before. Year-to-date, deliveries of Mack trucks are up 36 percent to just more than 7,300 units.
Volvo says it will increase production in the second quarter to meet rising demand.
In April 9,365 Volvo trucks were delivered, a decrease of 2 percent compared with the same month last year.