Scania was founded in 1891. Business in Europe, Latin America, Asia, Africa and Australia. There are 29,100 employees worldwide. There are production plants in Europe and Latin America. Scania is one of the most profitable companies in its field. Products are sold in more than 100 countries around the world, and more than 95% of products are sold outside Sweden.
Unlike competitors, Scania has systematically focused its corporate resources on heavy trucks. Today, Scania has become one of the world’s largest manufacturers of heavy trucks and buses. Scania has become the most profitable company in the heavy-duty truck industry with its technology-leading modular assembly system. Even in the days of declining prices in the truck market, Scania still maintains a strong profitability. For more than 70 years, Scania has remained profitable every year.
In 1969, Scania-VABIS merged with Saab to form Saab-Skannia Co., Ltd. In May 1995, Scania became an independent company again.