Thus, the decline was not as high as some of its competitors. Analysts had been accurately calculated with a profit in this amount. The sales showed a surprising increase of three percent to 60 billion euros. Here, the experts had forecast a much smaller increase.

Volkswagen rose in the first quarter of around one billion euros for legal risks. It remained unclear whether it is more Rüstellungen for the diesel scandal or the EU cartel proceedings against the German carmaker. VW is not expressed.

in Spite of the Dent to start off the year, Volkswagen confirmed the Outlook for 2019. The Board of management to the group chief Herbert Diess has made a slight sales increase, sales are expected to rise by up to five per cent, and in the case of the operating return on sales before special items of the consolidated financial targets unchanged at a value between 6.5 and 7.5 percent.

(SDA)