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May 21, 2014 9:00 AM, EDT
Volvo’s North American Deliveries Rise 14%
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Volvo Group’s North American heavy-duty truck deliveries rose 14% in April from the same month last year, the company reported May 21.

Deliveries of its Volvo and Mack brands in North America rose to 4,813 trucks from 4,237 a year ago, Gothenberg, Sweden-based Volvo said in a statement.

Volvo-brand truck North American deliveries rose 17% to 2,760 trucks, and Mack’s rose 10% to 2,034.

Year to date, Volvo brand trucks are up 65% in North America to 10,445, and Mack’s are up 36% to 7,326

Worldwide heavy-duty truck deliveries for all Volvo brands dipped 2% to 13,941 units for April, but they are up 21% year to date, to 55,715.

Volvo Group includes Volvo Trucks, Mack Trucks and the Eicher, UD Trucks and Renault Trucks brands.