BRIEF-Electrolux CEO sees weak Europe offset in 2013 by N.America, emerging mkts

STOCKHOLM Fri Feb 1, 2013 1:53am EST

STOCKHOLM Feb 1 (Reuters) - Electrolux : * Says in 2013, we believe that the weak market in Europe will be offset by

growth in North America and the emerging markets * Says we will see some reduction in our costs during 2013, which is partly

related to our own cost-saving initiatives but also to a slight tailwind from

some raw-material costs