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TMC Announces Results for October 2011

Press Release   •   Nov 28, 2011 17:34 SGT

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 October 2011.

OCTOBER 2011 RESULTS

Unit = one vehicle; figures in ( ) show year-on-year percentage change


October 2011 Highlights (year-on-year)
PRODUCTION IN JAPAN


  Toyota 

  • Third consecutive month of increase

  Daihatsu 

  • First increase in two months

  Hino 

  • Fifth consecutive month of increase

  Toyota + Daihatsu + Hino 

  • First increase in two months


SALES IN JAPAN


  Toyota 

  • Second consecutive month of increase
  • Lexus-vehicle sales totaled 4,308 units (108.3% increase)
  • Minivehicle sales totaled 1,845 units
  • 51.0% share of market excluding minivehicles (2.6% decrease); first decrease in three months
  • 33.7% share of market including minivehicles

  Daihatsu 

  • First increase in thirteen months
  • Minivehicle sales totaled approximately 52,000 units (29.9% increase); first increase in thirteen months
  • 39.2% share of minivehicle market (3.0% increase); first increase in two months

  Hino 

  • Fourth consecutive month of increase
  • Standard-truck sales totaled approximately 1,500 units (90.7% increase); fourth consecutive month of increase
  • 35.6% share of the truck* market (6.8% increase)

  Toyota + Daihatsu + Hino 

  • First increase in fourteen months
  • 48.2% share of market including minivehicles (0.4% increase); first increase in two months and the highest market share in a single month ever.

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

EXPORTS


  Toyota 

  • Third consecutive month of increase, due to increased exports to North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and other regions

  Daihatsu 

  • Decrease, due to decreased exports to Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Europe and other regions

  Hino 

  • First increase in two months, due to increased exports to Latin America, Oceania, Asia, the Middle East and other regions

  Toyota + Daihatsu + Hino 

  • Third consecutive month of increase


PRODUCTION OUTSIDE JAPAN


  Toyota 

  • Third consecutive month of increase, due to increased production in South Africa, Europe, Latin America, North America and other regions

  Daihatsu 

  • Sixth consecutive month of increase, due to increased production in Indonesia

  Hino 

  • Fourth consecutive month of increase, due to increased production in Asia

  Toyota + Daihatsu + Hino 

  • Fourth consecutive month of increase



Year To Date (January 1 to October 31, 2011)

Unit = one vehicle; figures in ( ) show year-on-year percentage change