By Carlo Martuscelli
Volkswagen AG (VOW.XE) on Monday confirmed the targets it had previously set out in its Together 2025+ strategic plans.
The German car maker said that in 2020, it expects its operating profit before special items to be between 6.5%-7.5% of sales. For 2025, the automotive group is targeting a level between 7%-8%.
Volkswagen had previously expected sales revenue to grow by 25% over the 2016-20 period, but now expects a 20% increase. Operating profit over this period is now expected to grow 25%, compared with the company's previous forecast of 30%.
Volkswagen also said it was backing its 2019 outlook.
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