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STOCKHOLM, March 2 (Reuters) - Geely-owned Volvo Car Group said on Thursday its sales rose 5.7 percent year-on year in February as growth in Europe and Asia offset a double-digit decline in the United States.
* Volvo Cars reports global sales growth of 5.7 pct in February
* Says total sales for the month amounted to 36,515 cars, compared to 34,552 cars a year earlier
* Says sales rose 5.1 pct in EMEA in February and 19.4 pct in Asia/Pacific
* Says U.S. sales fell 11.6 pct in February Source text: bit.ly/2lgbwea (Reporting by Johannes Hellstrom; editing by Niklas Pollard)