PARIS Dec 20 Thales, Europe's largest
defence electronics group, aims to double its sales in Germany,
its fourth-largest market, the head of its German unit said in a
"We want to double our sales (there) within 10 years," Peter
Obermark told French daily Les Echos.
Thales currently generates sales of around 1 billion euros
in Germany, of which 20 percent comes from the defence sector.
Thales posted a 6 percent rise in like-for-like nine months
sales to 9.485 billion euros.
(Reporting by Dominique Vidalon; Editing by John Stonestreet)