In total 35,097 trucks, buses and trailers were financed during 2014, compared to 33,109 units in 2013. Scania´s finance portfolio grew to
“More and more of our customers see the benefits in Scania´s overall solutions. We are a long-term partner that can support the customer regardless of the business climate. In addition to the growth of our finance portfolio, we see a significant increase in demand for insurance solutions,” says Scania’s President and CEO
By offering customers insurance solutions, Scania can contribute to a quicker insurance claims process.
“Together with Scania´s high quality service organisation, our customers can minimise the negative effects of unplanned downtime,” explains Lundstedt.
Lower bad debt expenses
Bad debt expenses amounted to
“The lower bad debt expenses indicate that we have a very professional customer base and that our customers performed well in general during 2014. It is also a result of the further improved model for underwriting credit and working close to our customers,” comments
Scania is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks and buses for heavy transport applications, and of industrial and marine engines. Service-related products account for a growing proportion of the company’s operations, assuring Scania customers of cost-effective transport solutions and maximum uptime Scania also offers financial services. Employing some 41,000 people, the company operates in about 100 countries. Research and development activities are concentrated in
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