Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions, including trucks and buses for heavy transport applications combined with an extensive product-related service offering. Scania offers vehicle financing, insurance and rental services to enable our customers to focus on their core business. Scania is also a leading provider of industrial and marine engines.
Scania is part of TRATON GROUP. Under this umbrella the brands Scania, MAN and Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus work closely together with the aim to turn TRATON GROUP and its brands into a Global Champion.
2019 in figures
Global demand for transport continued to expand in the first half of 2019 and while demand slowed down in the second half, Scania enjoyed an impressive volume growth for the year.
Net sales (SEK m.)
Total product deliveries and service sales reached all-time high levels and Scania’s net sales rose to a record level.
Operating income (SEK m.)
Scania’s operating income was strong during the year, despite going through the biggest industrial changeover in the company’s history. The operating margin amounted to 11.5 percent.
* Operating income 2016 excluding items affecting comparability (a provision of SEK 3.8 bn related to the European Commission’s competition investigation).
Number of employees
At the end of 2019 the number of employees had decreased by 872 people compared to 2018.
Connected Scania vehicles
The number of connected vehicles is steadily increasing, enabling Scania to further optimise customer solutions and improve our service offering.
Research and development
The aim of Scania’s research and development organisation is to develop sustainable solutions that improve productivity and profitability in customer operations based on low fuel consumption, high vehicle uptime and low service costs, combined with good performance. In 2019, Scania invested SEK 7.2 bn in research and development (7.6), which corresponded to 5 percent of net sales.