VW sees China passenger-car market growing 6-8 pct per yr over 3-5 yrs

SHANGHAI, April 19 Fri Apr 19, 2013 3:25am EDT

SHANGHAI, April 19 (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG sees China's passenger-car market growing by between six and eight percent per year over the next 3-5 years, Jochem Heizmann, chief executive of Volkswagen Group China, said on Friday.

The multi-brand car company is also targeting growth matching the pace of the wider Chinese market, Heizmann said in Shanghai. (Reporting by Andreas Cremer; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)