Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) recognizes that the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism has issued quite a strict administrative disposition of "Correction Order" to Hino Motors, Ltd. (Hino) on the grounds of various issues within the company's process and systems in relation to a series of misconducts in its engine certification application.

Toyota will continue to watch closely whether Hino can be reborn as a company worthy of the trust of its stakeholders. Toyota will also support Hino in areas and operations where it can, including assistance in work related to engine certification for light-duty trucks, which Hino has requested.