MUNICH, March 19 BMW, the world's
largest premium carmaker, believes its vehicle sales in China
could grow at a double-digit percentage rate this year after
surging 40 percent in 2012.
"Our expectation this year is high single-digit, maybe low
double digit growth," BMW brand sales chief Ian Robertson said
on Tuesday at the company's annual earnings press conference.
"Having said that we have been surprised by the situation in
China before, so we will have to wait and see."
BMW sold 327,341 vehicles in China last year.
(Reporting by Christiaan Hetzner; Editing by Peter Dinkloh)