UPDATE 1-Kia aims for 26 pct sales rise in 2010


(Adds Hyundai statement, background) SEOUL, Dec 31 (Reuters) - Kia Motors Corp , South Korea's No. 2 car maker, aims to increase global sales volume by more than 26 percent next year, a spokesman said on Thursday. He said Kia is targeting sales of more than 1.93 million vehicles in 2010, compared with 1.53 million units this year. Kia clocked sales volume of 1.4 million in 2008. Kia's affiliate Hyundai Motor Co sold 3.1 million vehicles this year globally, up 10 percent from 2008, ...

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