Toyota Production Slowdown May Extend into 4th Q

The New York Times - April 21, 2011

Toy­ota Motor will not return to pre­dis­as­ter pro­duc­tion lev­els until the end of the year, the pres­i­dent of the Japan­ese automak­er said Fri­day. The time frame was the longest yet described by the Japan­ese car com­pa­ny in assess­ing the con­tin­ued effects of the sup­ply chain dis­rup­tions caused by last month’s destruc­tive quake and tsuna­mi.