Japan’s Industrial Output Rose Less Than Expected in June

Japan’s Industrial Output Rose Less Than Expected in June

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Nissan Motor Co. employees assemble a Leaf electric vehicle on the production line of the company's Oppama plant in Yokosuka City, Japan. Japan’s recovery is at risk from a slowdown in overseas demand and the yen’s appreciation, which can erode the value of profits earned by exporters such as Nissan Motor Co.