Scania deliveries

Scania deliveries Deliveries of Scania trucks during the period January through May 1999 increased by 5 percent compared to the same period of 1998. Deliveries, number of Jan-May Jan-MayChange % trucks 1999 1998 - Western Europe 14,764 12,890 +15 - Central and eastern 528 938 -44 Europe - Latin America 2,500 2,915 -14 - Asia 565 576 -2 - Rest of the world 567 661 -14 Total 18,924 17,980 +5 1,431 (1,707) buses and 1,148 (1,159) industrial and marine engines were delivered during the period. The Western European order intake remains on a high level. In Latin America the order intake is still affected by the uncertain market situation. Scania is one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks and buses for heavy transport applications, and of industrial and marine engines. With 23,500 employees and production facilities in Europe and Latin America, Scania is one of the most profitable companies in its sector. In 1998, turnover totalled SEK 45,300 million and income after financial items SEK 3,200 million. Scania products are marketed in about 100 countries worldwide and approximately 96 percent of total production is sold outside Sweden. Scania press releases are available on the Internet, For further information, please contact: Louise Jarn Melander, Corporate Tel +46 8 5538 1212, mobile Communications +46 70 607 60 30 Magnus Hahn, Investor Relations Tel +46 8 5538 3510, Ulf Söderström, Corporate mobile +46 70 551 79 03 Communications Tel +46 8 5538 1044, mobile +46 70 680 95 95 ------------------------------------------------------------ Please visit for further information The following files are available for download:

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Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions. Together with our partners and customers we are driving the shift towards a sustainable transport system. In 2017, we delivered 82,500 trucks, 8,300 buses as well as 8,500 industrial and marine engines to our customers. Net sales totalled nearly SEK 120 billion, of which about 20 percent were services-related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 49,300 people. Research and development are concentrated in Sweden, with branches in Brazil and India. Production takes place in Europe, Latin America and Asia, with regional production centres in Africa, Asia and Eurasia. Scania is part of Volkswagen Truck & Bus AG soon transforming into TRATON AG. For more information visit: