German automotive giant Volkswagenhas been ranking in vehicle sales worldwide for several years first place was taking place. However, according to the latest report, another giant took his throne.
Volkswagen loses its throne to Toyota
Japanese automotive giant Toyota, last year 9.53 million vehicles sold by doing 9.31 million vehicles sold German automotive giant Volkswagenby passing placed first.
According to the statement made by Toyota Motor, including mini vehicle manufacturer Daihatsu and pickup truck manufacturer Hino, compared to 2019 last year 11.3 percent globally It sold 9.53 million vehicles.
In Japan last year, including mini vehicles 2.16 millionif in the overseas market 7.37 million vehicles sold done. Toyota’s annual sales declined for the first time in the last 5 years after the sales contracted in the period of April-June 2020 due to the impact of the epidemic on the global economy.
According to the news of the Kyodo agency, an official from Toyota stated that the company’s aggressive sales strategy, which includes the introduction of a new model to the market despite this process, has produced “solid sales” results, and said, “Our sales decreased compared to the previous year during the epidemic process. However, the decline was limited to about 10 percent. ” used the expressions.