UPDATE 2-Japan 2007 auto sales seen down 2%-industry group


(Updates throughout with auto maker comments, other details) By Chang-Ran Kim, Asia auto correspondent TOKYO, Dec 21 (Reuters) - Automobile sales in Japan are expected to fall 2 percent to 5.63 million units in 2007 from this year, mainly dragged down by a slide in truck demand, the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association said on Thursday. The drop would follow a 1.9 percent decline to an estimated 5,742,600 vehicles for 2006, when full-sized sedans and compact cars lost ground to ...

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