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Toyota Announces February Results

Eine Meldung der Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC)

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(Tokyo) TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) today announced the production and sales in Japan and export results of TMC and subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. and Hino Motors, Ltd. for February 2005.

FEBRUARY 2005 RESULTS
[Unit = 1 vehicle]
ToyotaDaihatsuHinoTotal
PRODUCTION IN JAPAN
Passenger cars
304,001(11.6)49,007(7.9)------353,008(7.9)
Trucks & buses
38,656(1.5)15,744(14.4)7,607(0.5)62,007(4.4)
Total
342,657(10.4)64,751(9.4)7,607(0.5)415,015(10.0)

SALES IN JAPAN
Passenger cars
148,472(3.0)42,879(5.8)------191,351(3.6)
Trucks & buses
15,545(3.3)13,663(24.7)3,852(-6.7)33,060(9.7)
Total
164,017(3.0)56,542(9.8)3,852(-6.7)224,411(4.5)

EXPORTS
Passenger cars
148,223(12.6)6,381(8.6)------154,604(12.4)
Trucks & buses
21,059(-4.2)1,687(61.3)3,188(-4.8)25,934(-1.7)
Total
169,282(10.2)8,068(16.5)3,188(-4.8)180,538(10.2)

OVERSEAS PRODUCTION
260,972(13.4)4,586(51.9)------265,558(13.9)

WORLDWIDE PRODUCTION
603,629(11.6)69,337(11.4)7,607(0.5)680,573(11.5)

Notes:
1. Production in Japan: CBU + KD (on a domestic line-off base)
2. Sales in Japan: includes vehicles produced overseas
3. Overseas production: overseas production excluding KD (on a local line-off base)
4. Worldwide production: production in Japan + overseas production
5. Figures in parentheses show year-on-year percentage change

February 2005 Highlights (year-on-year)

PRODUCTION IN JAPAN
Toyota
- Second consecutive month of increase

Daihatsu
- Second consecutive month of increase

Hino
- First increase in two months

Toyota + Daihatsu + Hino
- Second consecutive month of increase

SALES IN JAPAN
Toyota
- First increase in two months
- 45.9% share of market (excluding minivehicles), the highest ever for February

Daihatsu
- Fifteenth consecutive month of increase
- 32.2% share of the minivehicle market the highest ever

Hino
- A decrease from February 2004
- 33.0% share of the truck market

Toyota + Daihatsu + Hino
- First increase in two months
- 42.4% share of market (including minivehicles), the highest ever for February

EXPORTS
Toyota
- First increase in three months due to increased exports to the U.S., Europe and the Middle East

Daihatsu
- Third consecutive month of increase due to increased exports mainly to Oceania and Latin America

Hino
- A decrease from February 2004, due to decreased exports mainly to Asia and Oceania despite increased exports to Latin America

Toyota + Daihatsu + Hino
- First increase in three months

OVERSEAS PRODUCTION
Toyota
- Thirty-eighth consecutive month of increase due to increased production in almost all regions, marking a record high for the month of February

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

Toyota + Daihatsu
- Thirty-eighth consecutive month of increase, marking a record high for the month of February

YEAR TO DATE
ToyotaDaihatsuHinoTotal
PRODUCTION IN JAPAN
640,866(5.9)121,050(7.9)14,576(-3.7)776,492(6.0)
SALES IN JAPAN
276,388(0.8)99,079(7.0)7,043(-8.3)382,510(2.2)
EXPORTS
310,667(3.9)16,484(30.2)5,661(-11.9)332,812(4.6)
OVERSEAS PRODUCTION
518,082(11.4)9,894(86.3)------527,976(12.3)
WORLDWIDE PRODUCTION
1,158,948(8.3)130,944(11.4)14,576(-3.7)1,304,468(8.5)

Notes:
1. Production in Japan: CBU + KD (on a domestic line-off base)
2. Sales in Japan: includes vehicles produced overseas
3. Overseas production: overseas production excluding KD (on a local line-off base)
4. Worldwide production: Production in Japan + overseas production
5. Figures in parentheses show year-on-year percentage change