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Business Aug 14, 2018

Trucks and buses in Japan going electric

Japanese truck and bus makers are focusing more on the production of electric vehicles as the government pushes to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from vehicles. Hino Motors Ltd., a commercial vehicle arm of Toyota Motor Corp., plans to launch its first model of a large ...

Exports of used electric and hybrid vehicles surging

Business Aug 14, 2018

Exports of used electric and hybrid vehicles surging

Exports of used electric and hybrid vehicles are surging on the back of strong demand for Japanese-made eco-friendly vehicles abroad, partly reflecting growing awareness of environmental protection in emerging countries. But the trend may pose a problem in terms of recycling in Japan as exports ...