Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/54271/more en Japan to Keep Focus on Fuel Economy, Safety Tech, JAMA Chief Says http://wardsauto.com/industry/japan-keep-focus-fuel-economy-safety-tech-jama-chief-says <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Tokyo Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The auto industry will need to substantially increase the market share for advanced-technology vehicles in Japan, if it hopes to achieve future carbon-dioxide emissions targets, Honda’s Fumihiko Ike says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/japan-keep-focus-fuel-economy-safety-tech-jama-chief-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/japan-keep-focus-fuel-economy-safety-tech-jama-chief-says#comments Public Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Japan Technology Miscellaneous Honda 2015 Tokyo Auto Show Fuel-Cell Vehicles Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) Mon, 26 Oct 2015 19:28:00 +0000 1381421 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Honda FCV, shown in concept form,&nbsp;due in March.</strong></p> Japanese Automakers’ Output Hits 6-Year High in 2014 http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/japanese-automakers-output-hits-6-year-high-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">An industry group says automakers exported 1,662,160 units to North America, down 11.9%, while exports to Europe and Asia rose 4.9% and 3.7%, respectively.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/japanese-automakers-output-hits-6-year-high-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/japanese-automakers-output-hits-6-year-high-2014#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Analysis Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Japan Technology Data & Insights Miscellaneous Unspecified Companies Alternative Fuels Electric Vehicles Finance Hybrid Vehicles Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) Production Sales Results Thu, 16 Jul 2015 10:45:00 +0000 1314361 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>One-sixth of auto production in Japan bound for North America.</strong></p> Japanese Automakers Boost Exports From Europe http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/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/miscellaneous/japanese-automakers-boost-exports-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/japanese-automakers-boost-exports-europe#comments Premium World Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology Africa - Regional Analysis Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional Industry Middle East - Regional North America - Regional South America - Regional Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Japan Technology Data & Insights Miscellaneous 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/miscellaneous/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/miscellaneous/outlook-brighter-japan-2012-group-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/outlook-brighter-japan-2012-group-says#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Analysis Industry Japan Data & Insights Miscellaneous 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/news-analysis/japanese-auto-industry-faces-somber-market <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/news-analysis/japanese-auto-industry-faces-somber-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Industry Japan Asia Pacific 2011 Special Report Miscellaneous News & Analysis 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-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-analysis/auto-industry-leaders-warn-rising-yen-threatens-japan-s-competiveness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/auto-industry-leaders-warn-rising-yen-threatens-japan-s-competiveness#comments Premium News & Analysis Management & Strategy Politics Asia Pacific Industry Japan Asia Pacific Miscellaneous News & Analysis 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 Industry 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 Industry 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-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-analysis/japanese-auto-makers-pass-50-capacity-rate-quake-recovery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/japanese-auto-makers-pass-50-capacity-rate-quake-recovery#comments Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Plants & Production Asia Pacific North America Industry North America Japan Asia Pacific Miscellaneous News & Analysis 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-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-analysis/nissan-resume-production-ops-most-japanese-plants-mid-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-analysis/nissan-resume-production-ops-most-japanese-plants-mid-april#comments Premium News & Analysis Auto Makers Plants & Production Politics Suppliers Asia Pacific Industry Japan Asia Pacific Miscellaneous News & Analysis 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