Toyota Boosted With Yen at 100 Faces Stronger Competitors

Toyota Boosted With Yen at 100 Faces Stronger Competitors

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A man walks near Toyota Motor Corp. vehicles displayed at the company's head office in Tokyo. When the yen was weaker than 100 five years ago, Toyota was earning almost triple Volkswagen’s net income and almost nine times Seoul-based Hyundai.