UPDATE 1-Daimler Trucks chief sees headwinds in emerging markets
* Daimler Trucks achieves sales, EBIT outlook for 2014
* Still targets return on sales of 8 pct
* Daimler sees no signs of turnaround in emerging markets (Adds board member comments about 2015 outlook)
By Ilona Wissenbach
FRANKFURT, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Daimler board member Wolfgang Bernhard said he does not expect a recovery in demand for trucks in emerging markets next year, despite low fuel prices, as the Stuttgart-based truck maker posted a 3 percent rise in deliveries in 2014.
"In the economically challenging markets we continue to see risks," Bernhard said about expectations for the trucks market in 2015.
"We will not see a jump in demand in Brazil, the risks outweigh the opportunities," he said in an interview released on Monday.
In Europe demand will continue to be sluggish, he said.
A recent fall in fuel prices has not had a significant impact on sales and is unlikely to change buying habits in the short term, Bernhard, who heads up Daimler's trucks division, explained. Continuación...