Ike of Honda to take JAMA helm

Mar 20, 2014

Ike of Honda to take JAMA helm

by Masaaki Kameda

Honda Motor Co. Chairman Fumihiko Ike will take over as chief of the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association in May, the industry lobby group said Thursday. He will succeed Akio Toyoda, the president of Toyota Motor Corp. “Mr. Ike is like no one else, and ...

Dec 27, 2013

Vehicle output climbs for third month straight

Domestic vehicle output rose for a third consecutive month in November, logging a 10.2 percent rise to 846,151 units from the previous year, an industry body said Friday. Car production climbed 10.3 percent to 719,133 units and truck output 11.4 percent to 116,365 units. ...