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Toyota resumes output at all domestic plants
KyodoNews.jp ^ | April 18, 2011 | no byline

Posted on 04/17/2011 11:09:23 PM PDT by ransomnote

Toyota Motor Corp. on Monday resumed manufacturing at all of its domestic plants with parts availability improving as the automaker sought to restore its supply chain after the massive March 11 earthquake.

Nissan Motor Co. meanwhile restarted operations at its engine plant in quake-hit Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, on Monday, in a sign that Japanese automakers are making headway toward full-fledged recovery after being heavily hit by the quake and ensuing tsunami in northeastern Japan.

Toyota will continue manufacturing all models until June 3 and will make a decision regarding production after that date, company officials said.

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Congrats to the resilient people of Japan as they resume business operations in spite of the challenges that must weigh on them.

1 posted on 04/17/2011 11:09:27 PM PDT by ransomnote
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To: ransomnote

Amazing people, those Japanese!


2 posted on 04/17/2011 11:11:59 PM PDT by EDINVA (wh)
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