Toyota cuts 2008 global sales goal to 9.5 mln units


TOKYO, July 28 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp on Monday cut its 2008 global sales forecast to 9.5 million vehicles from the 9.85 million it projected at the end of last year due to a pronounced downturn in the U.S. market. The revision had been expected after several media reported such a cut was likely due also to weaker-than-expected demand in Western Europe. The forecast includes sales at truck and minivehicles subsidiaries Hino Motors Ltd and minivehicle maker Daihatsu Motor Co . In ...

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