VDL BUS & COACH FINALIZES ACQUISITION IN THE NORDICS
By the end of last year VDL Bus & Coach announced having reached an agreement for VDL Bus & Coach Nordic AB to acquire all shares of Swedish company Björks & Byberg. This agreement was completely finalized on 4 May 2018. The acquisition by VDL Bus & Coach was
VDL Bus & Coach Nordic, with subsidiaries in Sweden, Finland and Norway, employs approximately 60 people. The decision by VDL to take over the share package is a logical follow-up to the chosen strategy of being directly present in the major European bus markets.
The VDL Bus & Coach subsidiaries in the Nordics offer the complete VDL range for the bus and coach market. The VDL Citea range, including the Citea Electric range, and the VDL MidCity are offered for the public transport activities. The VDL Futura range and the VDL MidEuro are core products for the coach market. Service and maintenance will also be covered by VDL Bus & Coach in the Nordics.