Despite the faltering economy, domestic demand in the auto market is likely to increase by 7 percent in the 1998 business year over the current business year to March 31, the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association announced March 19.

According to JAMA’s estimates, sales of passenger cars, trucks and buses in the next business year are likely to increase to 6.77 million units with the help of a series of economic stimulus measures.

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