Supplier Diversity Programs

Mission Statement

“We desire to facilitate a real environment that exemplifies the importance of raising visibility to diverse contributors that provide exceptional value for our premium products.”

Volvo Group North America continues to enhance and sustain our relationships with diverse suppliers but identifying segments that are suitable for our robust supply chain. We are actively looking for innovative, creative, and flexible suppliers on an ongoing basis.

Please review the below classifications to see if your business meets the minimum qualifications. If YES, please register on this diversity portal. If you are NOT a diverse supplier based on the below categories,
please register on our Volvo group portal: http://www.volvogroup.com/group/global/en-gb/suppliers/becomeasupplier/Pages/becomeasupplier.aspx

Supplier Diversity Classifications

Minority Owned or Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) A business concern that is at least 51 percent owned by one or more minorities; or, in the case of any publicly owned business, at least 51 percent of the stock is owned by one or more minorities; and whose management and daily business operations are controlled by one or more minorities.

Women Owned or Women Business Enterprise (WBE) A business concern that is at least 51 percent owned by one or more women, or, in the case of any publicly owned business, at least 51 percent of the stock is owned by one or more women, and whose management and daily business operations are controlled by one or more women.

Veteran Business Enterprise(VBE) A person who served in the active military, naval, or air service, and who was discharged or released there from under conditions other than dishonorable as defined in title 38 of the U.S.C., section 101 (2).

Service-Disabled Veteran (SDVBE) A veteran with a "service connected" disability, which means a disability that was incurred or aggravated, in the line of duty in the active military, naval, or air service as defined in Title 38, of the U.S.C., section 101 (16).

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