Volvo makes public bid for Nissan Diesel
- AB Volvo has stake in Nissan Diesel. Nguyen, Terrence // Fleet Owner;May2006, Vol. 101 Issue 5, p35
The article reports on the acquisition of a 13% stake in Japanese truck manufacturer Nissan Diesel Motor Co. Ltd. by Volvo AB. Volvo's position is strengthened by the transaction. According to Chris Brady, president of Commercial Motor Vehicle Consulting, the transaction is likely to be a...
- Volvo could look to Mitsubishi in troubled Japanese truck market. Treece, James // Automotive News Europe;05/22/2000, Vol. 5 Issue 11, p22
States that AB Volvo, parent of the truck manufacturing unit of Renault may ignore Nissan Diesel in favor of doing business with Mitsubishi Motors' truck unit. Performance of the truck unit of Mitsubishi and Nissan; Status of the medium and heavy-duty truck market of Japan; Projection on the...
- Volvo bid. // Motor Transport;2/22/2007, p3
The article reports on the Â£211.5 million takeover bid made by Volvo for Nissan Diesel. The take-over, if accepted, will increase Volvo's presence in the Japanese truck market and the rest of Asia and give it access to Nissan's hybrid technology. Nissan Diesel president Iwao Nakamura believes...
- Volvo buys into Nissan Diesel. // Commercial Motor;3/30/2006, Vol. 203 Issue 5171, p13
The article reports on the acquisition of 40 million shares in Nissan Diesel from Nissan Motor by Volvo. The transaction gives Volvo 13% of the shares and an option to acquire another 6% from Nissan Motor. The deal is integral to the Asian strategy of Volvo and will provide the company with...
- Mitsubishi truck unit makes Nissan's plight look even worse. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;5/22/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5875, p17
Reports on Nissan Diesel Motor Co. and Mitsubishi Fuso Truck & Bus Co.'s competition in the Japanese truck market. Decline in industry volumes; Projected earnings of both companies; Mitsubishi's market advantages over Nissan.
- Market hears death rattle at Nissan Diesel. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;11/15/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5848, p6
Focuses on the decline of share price of Japan-based truckmaker, Nissan Diesel Motor Co. Standoff between the firm's creditors and its owners; Net loss in the six months ended September 30, 1999.
- Medium, heavy trucks stay strong in November. Woodyard, Michael // Automotive News;12/27/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5854, p22
Focuses on the sales of medium- and heavy-duty trucks in the United States, for the month of November 1999. Decline of sales of Nissan Diesel Motor Co.; Manufacturers with the biggest gains.
- THIS WEEK. // Commercial Motor;2/22/2007, Vol. 205 Issue 5217, p7
The article offers news briefs related to transportation in Great Britain. Drivers, police and Highways Agency officers are signing up to the Truck Crime Text Alert scheme, which informs drivers of truck thefts. Volvo plans to buy Nissan Diesel Motor for Â£548 million to facilitate its...
- news. // Automotive Manufacturing Solutions;Nov/Dec2006, p8
The article offers world news briefs related to the automobile industry. Ukrainian automobile maker Bogdan is negotiating a deal to assemble Chevrolets in Russia. Nissan has launched a new global platform for light-duty trucks on which the new Cabstar and a range of other light commercial...