Scania Interim Report January-March 1999

Scania Interim Report January-March 1999

Scania’s operating income improved significantly compared to the first quarter of last year. Earnings improved mainly in European operations, due to high volume and resulting better capacity utilisation. Meanwhile the quality situation improved, which meant lower warranty expenses. Earnings also improved in Latin America, although they were negative, mainly due to low volume.

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