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By Akanksha Singh On Thursday, October 18th, 2012

Toyota denied rumors of factories shutdown in China

Leading Japanese carmaker Toyota on Wednesday denied reports saying that it would temporarily close some of its factories in China amid strained bilateral ties. A spokesman for Toyota Motor (China) Investment Co More...

By Fujiko Takahashi On Thursday, October 18th, 2012

Toyota to double engine capacity in Thailand by 2015

Toyota Motor Corp on Thursday announced the 40 billion-yen investment (approximately Bt16 billion) to expand its diesel engine manufacturing capacity in Thailand.  More...

By Fang Zhang On Monday, November 21st, 2011

Toyota partly resumes production in three plants in Thailand

Toyota Motor Thailand Co., Ltd. partly resumed production of sedans and pickups at three plants after the worst Thai flooding in decades forced them to temporarily shut down in October due to supply chain disruptions. More...

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By Zhong Li On Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

Thai Floods May Shift Investments to Indonesia and Vietnam

Japanese companies, Thailand’s biggest foreign investors, may spend more to build factories in neighbors including Indonesia and Vietnam after the worst flooding in 70 years disrupted global production.  More...

Flooded Canon factory at an industrial estate in the hard-hit province of Pathum Thani, north of Bangkok
By Aishwarya Gupta On Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Flood shuts down 10,000 factories, 660,000 unemployed

Thailand’s worst flooding in memory has caused damage to almost 10,000 factories, forcing some 660,000 employees temporarily into unemployment, according to Deputy Industry Minister Suphap Kleekachai.  More...

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By Fujiko Takahashi On Thursday, October 13th, 2011

Flooding to impact car production in Thailand

Toyota, Japan's biggest automaker, announced on Wednesday that production at its three plants in Thailand has temporarily halted until Oct 15 due to severe flooding which has disrupted parts supply.  More...

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By Boris Sullivan On Sunday, June 19th, 2011

Thailand’s auto sales drop 10% in May

Thailand's auto sales volume in May dropped 10 per cent compared to the same period last year as a result of the decline in production capacity of the Japanese automotive industry.  More...

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By Boris Sullivan On Monday, March 14th, 2011

Thailand’s vehicle sales up 44% in Feb.

The domestic sale of motor vehicles in Thailand surged by 44.2 per cent to 78,039 units in February, with Toyota retaining its predominant market share of 30,592 units, up 44.2 per cent, and Isuzu, ranked second More...