(Adds details, background) TOKYO, May 27 (Reuters) - Japan's Toyota Motor Corp said on Thursday it would raise the output capacity at its British plant to 285,000 units a year by early 2005 from 220,000 units to meet rising demand for its Avensis and Corolla models. Last year, the world's second-largest auto maker had said it would increase the capacity to 270,000 units at the Burnaston plant, but Toyota said that was not enough to satisfy orders. The expansion will require additional ...
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