Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) announced on 6 February it will be building a second Japanese plant to begin operation by the end of 2027.
Toyota is taking a diversified approach to achieve carbon neutrality with hydrogen and it was touted be a winning formula for the Japanese automaker. Where does it leave metalworking tools?
Japanese automakers are facing a sales crisis in China, data shows, as a rapid shift to electric vehicles (EVs) has upended the world’s largest auto market and led to a plunge in purchases of gasoline-powered cars.
Toyota will introduce 10 new EV models and target sales of 1.5 million EVs a year by 2026, aiming for steep growth in a market where it has long been lapped by rivals.
BYD Japan claims that hexavalent chromium poses no health risks but plans to end its use, reflecting its compliance to Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association. This came after Toyota’s cancelling BYD’s electric bus sale.
Hino Motors Ltd has cancelled plans to market in Japan a bus supplied by Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker BYD Co Ltd as the bus contains a chemical banned under Japanese industry guidelines, the Nikkei Asia reported on Wednesday.
The country earns global factory status but fears it will remain an ‘assembly platform’.
Toyota Motor Corp.’s global output sank for the fourth straight month as a shortage of semiconductors and supply chain disruptions caused by Covid lockdowns in China hurt production.