Volkswagen Business Model
What Does Volkswagen offer?
Volkswagen AG develops vehicles and components for the Group’s brands, but also produces and sells vehicles, in particular passenger cars and light commercial vehicles for the Volkswagen Passenger Cars and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles brands. In its capacity as parent company, Volkswagen AG holds indirect or direct interests in AUDI AG, SEAT S.A., ŠKODA AUTO a.s., Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Scania AB, MAN SE, Volkswagen Financial Services AG, Volkswagen Bank GmbH and a large number of other companies in Germany and abroad.
What Are The Alternatives?
Major competitors are companies like Daimler AG, Toyota Motors, Ford, Tata Motors, and General Motors.
Has 2 major Operating Segments-Automotive Division
: The Automotive Division comprises the Passenger Cars, Commercial Vehicles and Power Engineering business areas. Activities of the Automotive Division comprise the development of vehicles and engines, the production and sale of passenger cars, light commercial vehicles, trucks, buses and motorcycles, as well as genuine parts, large-bore diesel engines, turbomachinery, special gear units, propulsion components and testing systems businesses. Financial Services Division
: The activities of the Financial Services Division, which corresponds to the Financial Services segment, comprise dealer and customer financing, vehicle leasing, direct banking and insurance activities, fleet management and mobility offerings.
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