Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/54271/more en Japanese Automakers Boost Exports From Europe http://wardsauto.com/europe/japanese-automakers-boost-exports-europe <div class="node-body article-body">More than two-thirds of all Japanese-brand models sold in Europe now are produced there, an industry group says. Imports from Japan fell to 371,576 units in 2013, down 8.2% from 401,870 compared with prior-year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/japanese-automakers-boost-exports-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/japanese-automakers-boost-exports-europe#comments Premium World Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology Africa - Regional Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional Middle East - Regional North America - Regional South America - Regional Japan BMW Daimler Honda Hyundai Nissan PSA Toyota Capacity Utilization Employment Fuel-Cell Vehicles Globalization Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) Product Development Production Purchashing Trade Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:59:00 +0000 1077901 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota expanding Yaris output at French plant.</strong></p> Outlook Brighter for Japan in 2012, Group Says http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/outlook-brighter-japan-2012-group-says <div class="node-body article-body">The impact of yen appreciation and other negative factors are expected to be offset in part by tax cuts and purchase incentives.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/outlook-brighter-japan-2012-group-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/outlook-brighter-japan-2012-group-says#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Japan Auto Makers Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) Sales Results Euro yen Thu, 02 Feb 2012 15:22:00 +0000 444751 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>JAMA forecasts car and commercial vehicle sales to rise 19.1% this year.</strong></p> Japanese Auto Industry Faces Somber Market http://wardsauto.com/ar/japanese_somber_market_111024 <div class="field-byline"> Mack Chrysler </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Past glories cannot lighten the island nation’s heavy burdens, ranging from an aging population and shrinking workforce to power shortages and foreign currency problems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/japanese_somber_market_111024" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Japan Asia Pacific Auto Makers Honda Nissan Toyota Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Sales & Marketing Finance Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) State of Industry: International Honda Japan Nissan Takanobu Ito Toshiyuki Shiga Toyota Yoshihiko Noda Mon, 24 Oct 2011 16:40:00 +0000 358501 at http://wardsauto.com Auto Industry Leaders Warn Rising Yen Threatens Japan’s Competiveness http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/auto-industry-leaders-warn-rising-yen-threatens-japan-s-competiveness <div class="field-byline"> Mack Chrysler </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The current foreign-exchange rates “represent, for the yen, an appreciation that not only far surpasses all prior projections by (the domestic) auto makers, but also totally fails to reflect Japan’s economic fundamentals,” executives say.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/auto-industry-leaders-warn-rising-yen-threatens-japan-s-competiveness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/auto-industry-leaders-warn-rising-yen-threatens-japan-s-competiveness#comments Premium News & Analysis Management & Strategy Politics Asia Pacific Japan Asia Pacific Management & Strategy Politics Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) Japan Toshiyuki Shiga yen Fri, 10 Jun 2011 19:16:00 +0000 162954 at http://wardsauto.com CORRECTED-Japan automakers to rest weekdays in summer to ease burden on grid http://wardsauto.com/corrected-japan-automakers-rest-weekdays-summer-ease-burden-grid <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">(Corrects headline to weekdays instead of weekends) TOKYO, May 19 (Reuters) - Japanese automobile and auto parts makers have collectively agreed to work</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/corrected-japan-automakers-rest-weekdays-summer-ease-burden-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Newswire Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) Japan Thu, 19 May 2011 01:36:33 +0000 263454 at http://wardsauto.com Japan automakers to rest weekends in summer to ease burden on grid http://wardsauto.com/japan-automakers-rest-weekends-summer-ease-burden-grid <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">TOKYO, May 19 (Reuters) - Japanese automobile and auto parts makers have collectively agreed to work on weekends and rest instead on Thursdays and Fridays</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/japan-automakers-rest-weekends-summer-ease-burden-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Premium Newswire Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) Japan Thu, 19 May 2011 01:24:54 +0000 257226 at http://wardsauto.com Japanese Auto Makers Pass 50% Capacity Rate in Quake Recovery http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/japanese-auto-makers-pass-50-capacity-rate-quake-recovery <div class="field-byline"> Roger Schreffler </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“It's day to day,” notes Mazda North America CEO Jim O’Sullivan. “But we’re slowly bringing the system up to pace.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/japanese-auto-makers-pass-50-capacity-rate-quake-recovery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/japanese-auto-makers-pass-50-capacity-rate-quake-recovery#comments Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Plants & Production Asia Pacific North America North America Japan Asia Pacific Auto Makers Fuji Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Toyota Plants & Production Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) Fuji Heavy Industries Japan Jim O'Sullivan Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Toyota Thu, 21 Apr 2011 18:04:00 +0000 56444 at http://wardsauto.com Nissan to Resume Production Ops at Most Japanese Plants in Mid April http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/nissan-resume-production-ops-most-japanese-plants-mid-april <div class="field-byline"> Roger Schreffler </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Members of the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Assn. are discussing ways to address likely electricity shortages in the coming months. One idea is to halt production one day a week in order to conserve energy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/nissan-resume-production-ops-most-japanese-plants-mid-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/nissan-resume-production-ops-most-japanese-plants-mid-april#comments Premium News & Analysis Auto Makers Plants & Production Politics Suppliers Asia Pacific Japan Asia Pacific Fuji Honda Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Suppliers Suzuki Toyota Plants & Production Politics Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) earthquake Honda Japan Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Suzuki Toshiyuki Shiga Toyota tsunami Wed, 30 Mar 2011 19:28:00 +0000 6970 at http://wardsauto.com Fuel Efficiency Top Goal in New Wave of Japanese Small Cars http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/fuel-efficiency-top-goal-new-wave-japanese-small-cars <div class="field-byline"> Mack Chrysler </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A fuel-economy race is on in Japan, where more hybrids and higher-mileage conventional powertrains are emerging in the small-car sector.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/fuel-efficiency-top-goal-new-wave-japanese-small-cars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/fuel-efficiency-top-goal-new-wave-japanese-small-cars#comments Premium News & Analysis Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Japan Asia Pacific Auto Makers Fuji Mazda Subaru Suzuki Toyota Sales & Marketing Hybrid Vehicles Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) Vehicles & Technology Fuji Heavy Industries Hybrids Japan Mazda Prius Subaru Suzuki Toyota Yaris Wed, 16 Feb 2011 14:00:00 +0000 7500 at http://wardsauto.com JAMA Forecasts Output Decline http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/jama-forecasts-output-decline <div class="field-byline"> Mack Chrysler </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The government’s extension of subsidies to promote purchases of eco-friendly vehicles is expected to have a positive impact on sales, but JAMA anticipates termination of the program in September will decrease demand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/jama-forecasts-output-decline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/jama-forecasts-output-decline#comments Public News & Analysis Plants & Production Politics Asia Pacific Japan Asia Pacific Plants & Production Politics Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) Fri, 11 Jun 2010 12:30:00 +0000 2731 at http://wardsauto.com