According to the statement released by Toyota Motor, Toyota, including its mini-vehicle manufacturer Daihatsu and pickup truck manufacturer Hino, sold 9.53 million vehicles globally, down 11.3 percent compared to 2019 last year.
Last year, 2.16 million vehicles including mini vehicles were sold in Japan and 7.37 million vehicles in overseas markets. Vehicle production, on the other hand, decreased by 14.1 percent compared to 2019, and was recorded at 9.21 million worldwide last year.
Inflation statement from Central Bank Governor Ağbal
Toyota’s annual sales declined for the first time in the last 5 years, just after the sales contracted in the period of April-June 2020 due to the impact of the epidemic on the global economy.
Toyota, which has recovered in the Chinese and US markets, has increased its sales month after month since the last quarter of last year.
According to the Kyodo agency’s report, an official from Toyota stated that the company’s aggressive sales strategy, which includes the launch of a new model in the market despite this process, has yielded “solid sales” results, “Our sales decreased compared to the previous year during the epidemic period. was limited. ” used expressions.
The 2020 global sales of German manufacturer Volkswagen fell 15.2 percent to 9.31 million.
The US economy grew by 4 percent in the fourth quarter