NEW YORK, Sept 26 (Reuters) - For the first time in 10 years, Toyota Motor Corp. plans to shut down a line at one of its old domestic plants and shift production to another facility to boost efficiency, the Nihon Keizai Shimbun's online Friday edition said. Toyota will shift production of the Prius hybrid model from its Motomachi plant in Aichi Prefecture to another plant by the middle of next year when it goes through a complete make-over, the report said. The vehicle will be built in the ...
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