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Volvo may expand export markets for China-built cars beyond U.S.

Volvo may expand export markets for China-built cars beyond U.S.

Volvo Car Group, which will start shipping Chinese-produced midsize sedans for sale in the United States later this year, may add additional export markets in the Asia-Pacific region and elsewhere, CEO Hakan Samuelsson said.

Volvo reveals its new classy S60 Cross Country

The Volvo S60 Cross Country

There’s no doubting the growing demand for crossovers — vehicles that blend the best elements of an SUV with those of a standard family car — and in the S60 Cross Country, Volvo may have built one of the most elegant takes on the trend yet.

Volvo will launch online car sales, skip some major auto shows

Volvo will launch online car sales, skip some major auto shows

Volvo Cars said it will start selling vehicles online as it rolls out new models to compete with German luxury rivals BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz. The Swedish carmaker, controlled by China’s Geely, will gradually introduce web sales and spend more on digital advertising, the company said today as it outlined changes to its global marketing strategy.

Volvo Nears JV Deal With DHL to Deliver Parcels to Parked Cars

24/04/2008\

By Elisabeth Behrmann and Richard Weiss
Bloomberg

Working households may soon have an alternative to the modern dilemma of how to take delivery of stuff ordered online: have it dropped off in your car.

Volvo will add jobs, boost production in Sweden

Volvo will add jobs, boost production in Sweden

Volvo Cars said it will add 1,300 jobs and boost production at a plant in Sweden in the first quarter to meet rising demand for new cars, including the new flagship XC90 SUV.