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Strategic Profile of Volvo Car Corporation’s Global Operations

Strategic Profile of Volvo Car Corporation’s Global Operations

This research service focusses on the strategic profile of Volvo Car Corporation’s global operations and delivers a thorough review of the company’s activities in key growth markets, including Western Europe, North America, and the Asia-Pacific (China). Starting by sketching the company’s corporate structure and growth strategy roadmap, the report analyses Volvo’s sales and retail strategies; product, technology, and manufacturing profiles; and investment plans in the fields of research and development and manufacturing. Frost & Sullivan's analysts have also examined the company’s innovation and research portfolios, which are expected to shape the future of Volvo Car Corporation.


  • Executive Summary
    • Executive Summary-Key Findings
    • Executive Summary-Corporate Vision 2020
    • Executive Summary-Corporate Structure
    • Executive Summary-Growth Strategy
    • Executive Summary-Sales Forecast by Region
    • Executive Summary-Platform Strategy
    • Executive Summary-Profitable Product Portfolio Strategy
    • Executive Summary-Leveraging Polestar as High-performance Vehicles
    • Executive Summary-Connected Mobility Technologies
    • Executive Summary-Current and Future Outlook
    • Associated Multimedia
  • Research Scope, Objectives, Methodology, and Background
    • Research Scope
    • Research Aims and Objectives
    • Key Questions This Study Will Answer
    • Research Background
    • Research Methodology
    • Key OEM/Participant Groups Compared in This Study
  • Segmentation
    • Vehicle Segmentation
  • Overview of Volvo Car Corporation
    • Company Structure
    • Global Footprint
    • Sales by Model
      • Table Volvo Car Corporation: Sales by Model, 2014 and 2015
    • Sales Forecasts by Region
      • Table Volvo Car Corporation: Sales by Region, 2014-2022
    • R&D Budget as a Percent of Net Sales
      • Table Volvo Car Corporation: R&D Budget as Percent of Net Sales, Global, 2011-2015
  • Volvo Car Corporation-Activities in China
    • China Euro Vehicle Technology AB (CEVT)
    • Volvo & Geely's Collaboration
  • Volvo Car Corporation-Sales & Retailing Strategy
    • Volvo's Retail Growth
    • Dealerships
    • Retail Strategies of Luxury/Premium OEMs-Competitive Landscape
    • Service & Maintenance
    • Marketing Strategy
  • Volvo Car Corporation-Product Strategy
    • Products Line Overview
      • Table Volvo Car Corporation: Products Line Overview, Global, 2015
    • Platform Strategy
    • Scalable Product Architecture (SPA)
    • Compact Modular Architecture (CMA)
    • Polestar-The High-performance Volvo
    • Polestar Engineered
    • Polestar-Performance Optimisation
    • Exhibit A-Optimisation of Volvo V60
      • Table Volvo Car Corporation: Polestar Optimisation, Global, 2015
    • Exhibit B-Volvo XC90 (2016 North American Truck of the Year*)
    • Entry Luxury Segment-Competitive Landscape
      • Table Volvo Car Corporation: Entry Luxury Segment, Emerging Markets, 2015
  • Volvo Car Corporation-Technology Strategy
    • Product and Powertrain Mix Strategy-The USA
    • Powertrain Strategy
    • Proliferation of Electrified Vehicles Model
    • New Mobility Service and Technology Solutions
    • Innovations
    • Sensus Connect
    • IntelliSafe
    • Drive Me-Self-driving Cars
    • Autonomous Driving
  • Volvo Car Corporation-Manufacturing Strategy
    • Global Production Volume, Assembly Plants Capacity, and Manpower
      • Table Volvo Car Corporation: Plants Capacity, Production Volume, and Manpower, Global, 2012-2022
    • Investments in Facilities
    • Expansion in North America
  • Conclusions and Future Outlook
    • Key Conclusions
    • Future Outlook
    • The Last Word-3 Big Predictions
  • Appendix
    • Market Engineering Methodology
    • Abbreviations and Acronyms Used
    • Learn More-Next Steps

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