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Vios continues to lead Toyota Philippines sales for April

Vios continues to lead Toyota Philippines sales for April image

Text: / Photos: TMP Press | posted May 20, 2013 14:16

Toyota Philippines sales up 33% from previous year

Toyota Motor Philippines Corporation (TMP) registered a total of 6,334 units sold for the month of April. The Toyota Vios continues to drive TMP’s sales up with a total of 1,476 units sold out of the 1,990 units of passenger cars from TMP.

On the other hand, the Toyota Innova was responsible for the 1,245 units out of the 4,344 units sold from the commercial vehicle category.

According to the latest CAMPI report, TMP sold a total of 23,395 units during the first four months of the year garnering 41.3% share of the market. Aside from this, TMP also experienced a 33% increase in sales during the aforementioned period as compared to the same period last year.

“TMP experienced positive sales across the board, seeing continued strength with our locally manufactured Vios leading the charge,” said Michinobu Sugata, President, Toyota Motor Philippines. “2013 is forecasted to be another record breaking year as reflected in the performance of the industry in the 1st four months of the year.  We can expect this trend to continue as the Philippines shows growth in its economy and specifically the automotive industry.”