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13 April 2010 14:50 CET

Scania’s earnings for the first quarter of 2010

 Operating income amounted to SEK 2,130 m
 Net sales totalled SEK 16,503 m
 Operating margin was 12.9 percent
 Deliveries amounted to 11,947 vehicles

Scania’s operating income for the first quarter amounted to SEK 2,130 m. This good earnings figure is explained primarily by strong demand in Brazil, where the truck market is supported both by tax breaks and interest rate subsidies.

Further information will be provided on 28 April in conjunction with the regular presentation of the company’s first quarter 2010 results.

For further information, please contact: Erik Ljungberg, Senior Vice President, Corporate Relations, tel +46 8 553 835 57.

Scania is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks and buses for heavy transport applications, and of industrial and marine engines. A growing proportion of the company’s operations consists of products and services in the financial and service sectors, assuring Scania customers of cost-effective transport solutions and maximum uptime. Employing 32,000 people, Scania 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 2009, invoiced sales totalled SEK 62 billion and net income amounted to SEK 1.1 billion. Scania press releases are available at