• Kyodo


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. Bus output, however, sagged 9.9 percent to 10,653 units, the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association said.

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