History

ELVO S.A. was founded in 1972 as STEYR HELLAS S.A., to manufacture and distribute trucks and agricultural tractors.

In 1986, after the transfer of the shares to the Greek State, the company was renamed to “HELLENIC VEHICLE INDUSTRY S.A. ” (ELVO S.A.).

In August 2000 MYTILINEOS GROUP acquired 43% of the shares of ELBO and undertook the management of the company.

In June 2010 MYTILINEOS GROUP withdrawed from the company’s management which was taken over by the Greek State.