NAGOYA (Kyodo) Automobile sales by Toyota Motor Corp. in Asia over the past year will outnumber those in the domestic market for the first time, due mainly to a steep sales increase in China, according to industry sources.

Toyota sold about 1.35 million vehicles in Asia in the first 11 months of the year, up 4.5 percent from a year earlier, compared with 1.26 million in Japan.

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