• Bloomberg


Toyota Motor Corp. and Honda Motor Co. led Japanese automakers in raising domestic output last month, because of increased exports and an extra day of production compared with last year.

Vehicle output in Japan by the country’s 12 automakers rose 6.3 percent to 865,734 vehicles in May from a year earlier, the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association said Thursday. Exports rose 5.1 percent to 482,793.

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