Scania interim report - january - september 2003

SCANIA INTERIM REPORT - JANUARY - SEPTEMBER 2003 "Scania's profit has, during the first nine months of the year, been in line with my expectations. Economic growth in Scania's main markets in western Europe was weak but is expected to improve somewhat next year. Earnings for the rest of 2003 is expected to remain at a satisfactory level," says Leif Östling, President and CEO. FIRST THREE QUARTERS IN BRIEF Nine months Change Q3 in % Units 2003 2002 2003 2002 Trucks and buses - Order bookings 35,45 35,16 1 10,56 10,922 1 6 6 - Deliveries 35,46 30,26 17 10,99 9,165 9 1 4 Revenue and earnings SEK m. (unless otherwise stated) · Revenue, Scania 36,58 33,83 8 11,56 10,381 Group 6 7 7 Operating income, Vehicles and 3,360 2,189 53 803 628 Service Operating income, Customer 276 248 11 100 82 Finance Operating income, Scania 3,636 2,437 49 903 710 products Operating income in divested - 550 - - car operations Operating income, Scania Group 3,636 2,987 22 903 710 Income before taxes 3,204 2,462 30 765 532 · Net income 2,119 1,831 16 495 372 Operating margin, Scania 9.9 7.2 7.8 6.8 products, percent Return on equity, percent1 17.8 11.7 Return on capital employed, 21.4 13.7 Vehicles and Service, percent1 · Earnings per share, 10.60 9.16 2.48 1.86 SEK Cash flow excluding Customer 940 2,137 387 1,149 Finance and divestments/acquisitions of companies Number of employees, 30 28,96 28,21 September 0 2 Number of shares: 200 million 1 Calculations are based on rolling 12-month income. Unless otherwise stated, all comparisons in brackets refer to the same period of last year. This report is also available at www.scania.com Contact persons: Johan Haeggman, Corporate Relations tel. +46-8 5538 0053, mobile tel. +46-70 383 5200 Joanna Daugaard, Investor Relations tel. +46-8 5538 3716, mobile tel. +46-70 518 3716 Torbjörn Boije, Corporate Control tel. +46-8 5538 2228, mobile tel. +46-70 591 5016 ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/10/27/20031027BIT00710/wkr0001.doc The full report http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/10/27/20031027BIT00710/wkr0002.pdf The full report

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Scania is a part of Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH and one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks and buses for heavy transport applications. Scania is also leading provider of industrial and marine engines. Service-related products account for a growing proportion of the company’s operations, assuring Scania customers of cost-effective transport solutions and maximum uptime. Scania also offers financial services. Employing some 44,000 people, the company operates in about 100 countries. Research and development activities are concentrated in Sweden, while production takes place in Europe and South America, with facilities for global interchange of both components and complete vehicles. In 2015, net sales totalled SEK 95 billion and net income amounted to SEK 6.8 billion. Scania press releases are available on www.scania.com

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