Bilia has reached an agreement to acquire LBs Lastbilar AB, a company that carries out the repair and maintenance of Mercedes transport vehicles and trucks. The operation is carried out in its own property in Norrköping. Bilia is expected to resume operation on April 1, 2022.

The acquired company has achieved a turnover of approximately 40 M SEK for 2021
and the average number of employees was 11. The capital employed of the operation plus property and agreed capital gains amounts to approximately
30 M SEK, which will increase the net debt of the Bilia Group.

In the future, Bilia will carry out truck sales and service activities for transport vehicles and trucks.

Per Avander, MD and CEO of Bilia, comments:
I am pleased that Bilia, through the acquisition of LBs Lastbilar AB, can expand the strategically important service business for our new Mercedes car brand.

Henrik Brunius, MD LBs Lastbilar AB, comments:
I look forward to being part of Bilia and will work with Bilia to grow our business.

Gothenburg, March 16, 2022

Bilia AB (ed.)

For more information, please contact:
Per Avander, Managing Director and CEO, +46 (0)10 497 70 00, [email protected].se
Kristina Franzén, Chief Financial Officer, +46 (0)10 497 73 40, [email protected]

Bilia Group Facts

Bilia is one of the largest car dealerships in Europe with a leading position in the service and sale of cars, transport vehicles and trucks. Bilia has approximately 150 sites in Sweden, Norway, Luxembourg and Belgium. Bilia sells Volvo, BMW, Toyota, Mercedes, Renault, Lexus, MINI, Porsche, Nissan, Dacia, Smart and Alpine cars and Renault, Toyota, Mercedes, Nissan and Dacia brand transport vehicles and trucks of the Mercedes brand.

Bilia now has a fully developed business with the sale of new cars, e-commerce, spare parts and in-store sales, maintenance and repair workshops, tires and automotive glass and financing, insurance, car washes, service stations and car recovery under the same roof, which gives a unique offer.

Bilia achieved a turnover of around SEK 35 billion in 2021 and had around 5,300 employees.

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