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|Subsidiary of the Volvo Group|
|Revenue||25.386 billion kr (2016)|
|0.911 billion kr (2016)|
Number of employees
Volvo Buses (Formal name: Volvo Bussar AB) (stylized as VOLVO) is a subsidiary and a business area of the Swedish vehicle maker Volvo, which became an independent division in 1968. It is based in Gothenburg.
It is the world's largest bus manufacturer, with a complete range of heavy buses for passenger transportation. The product range includes complete buses and coaches as well as chassis combined with a comprehensive range of services.
The bus operation has a global presence, with production in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia. In India it set up its production facility in Bangalore. Former production facility was located in Irvine, Scotland (closed in 2000).
Codes in parentheses are VIN codes for the chassis models.
Bus makers owned/acquired by Volvo:
Volvo bus used in White Buses action of 1945
A Van Hool-bodied Volvo B10M single-deck coach
Volvo Olympian 1996
Volvo B9TL 2013
Volvo B7RLE 2012
Volvo B8RLE, 2013
Volvo B8RLEA 2015
Volvo B12BLEA, 2009