Oct, 29 2018 13:34 JST

Source: Toyota Motor Corporation

Toyota Announces Results for September 2018 and April-September 2018

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces its production, domestic sales, and export results, including those for subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. and Hino Motors, Ltd., for September 2018 and for April to September 2018.

Toyota City, Japan, Oct, 29 2018 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces its production, domestic sales, and export results, including those for subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. and Hino Motors, Ltd., for September 2018 and for April to September 2018.

September 2018 Key Points (year-on-year)

Production in Japan

Toyota
- First decrease in three months

Daihatsu
- First decrease in two months

Hino
- Decreased

Toyota + Daihatsu + Hino
- First decrease in two months

Sales in Japan

Toyota
- First decrease in three months
- Lexus vehicle sales totaled 3,551 units (2.2% decrease)
- Minivehicle sales totaled 3,289 units (19.2% increase)
- 40.9% share of market excluding minivehicles (1.6 percentage point decrease)
- 26.6% share of market including minivehicles (1.2 percentage point decrease)

Daihatsu
- First increase in two months
- Minivehicle sales totaled approximately 50,800 units (0.1% increase); first increase in five months
- 28.7% share of minivehicle market (0.05 percentage point increase)

Hino
- First increase in three months
- Standard truck sales totaled approximately 3,900 units (53.6% increase); first increase in three months
- 38.4% share of the truck* market (8.2 percentage point increase)

Toyota + Daihatsu + Hino
- Decreased
- 39.3% share of market including minivehicles (0.5 percentage point decrease)

*Maximum loading capacity of four tons or more (excluding imported trucks)

Exports

Toyota
- First decrease in three months; due to decreased exports to North America, Latin America, Europe, Oceania, the Middle East, and Africa.

Daihatsu
- There were no exports for Daihatsu.

Hino
- Decreased; due to decreased exports to Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East

Toyota + Daihatsu + Hino
- First decrease in three months

Production Outside of Japan

Toyota
- First decrease in three months; due to decreased production in North America, Asia, Australia, and Africa

Daihatsu
- Ninth consecutive month of increase; due to increased production in Indonesia

Hino
- Fifteenth consecutive month of increase; due to increased production in Asia

Toyota + Daihatsu + Hino
- First decrease in three months


About Toyota Motor Corporation
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) is the global mobility company that introduced the Prius hybrid-electric car in 1997 and the first mass-produced fuel cell sedan, Mirai, in 2014. Headquartered in Toyota City, Japan, Toyota has been making cars since 1937. Today, Toyota proudly employs 370,000 employees in communities around the world. Together, they build around 10 million vehicles per year in 29 countries, from mainstream cars and premium vehicles to mini-vehicles and commercial trucks, and sell them in more than 170 countries under the brands Toyota, Lexus, Daihatsu and Hino. For more information, please visit www.toyota-global.com.


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Public Affairs Division
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Toyota Motor Corporation
Tel: +81-3-3817-9926
Source: Toyota Motor Corporation
Sectors: Automotive

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