We at Toyota would like to again apologize for the repeated adjustments to our production plan due to the parts shortage resulting from the spread of COVID-19, and for causing considerable inconvenience to our customers, who have been waiting for the delivery of vehicles, suppliers, and other parties concerned.

In last month's production plan, we announced that the average monthly production plan for the next three months (September through November) would be approximately 900,000 units. However, due to the impact of semiconductor shortages, the planned global production volume for October is expected to be approximately 800,000 units (approx. 250,000 units in Japan and 550,000 units overseas).

The global production plan for October through December is planned to average approximately 850,000 units per month. This plan is based on careful confirmation of parts supply and the personnel structures and facility capacities of our suppliers.

However, it remains difficult to look ahead due to semiconductor shortages, the spread of COVID-19, and other factors. We will continue to make every effort to deliver as many vehicles as possible to our customers at the earliest date while closely examining the situation.

The production forecast for the fiscal year remains unchanged at approx. 9.7 million.

The following is the revised domestic operations suspension schedule for October.

Suspension of production in October (10 lines in 7 plants out of 28 lines in 14 plants)

Plant Period of production suspension Production model
Toyota Motor Corporation
Motomachi Plant
Production line for GR models October 3 (Mon), 4 (Tue) GR Yaris
Toyota Motor Corporation
Takaoka Plant
Production line #2 October 7 (Fri), 8 (Sat), 10 (Mon), 11 (Tue), 12 (Wed), 13 (Thu), 14 (Fri), 15 (Sat), 17 (Mon), 18 (Tue), 19 (Wed), 20 (Thu) RAV4, Harrier
Toyota Motor Corporation
Tsutsumi Plant
Production line #2 October 8 (Sat), 15 (Sat) Corolla Sport, Camry, Crown
Toyota Motor Corporation
Tahara Plant
Production line #1 Land Cruiser Prado, Lexus GX, 4Runner
Production line #3 October 6 (Thu), 7 (Fri), 8 (Sat), 14 (Fri), 15 (Sat) Lexus LS, IS, RC, RC F, NX
Toyota Motor Kyushu
Miyata Plant
Production line #1 October 8 (Sat), 15 (Sat) Lexus NX, NX450h+, ES, CT, UX, UX300e
Production line #2 Lexus ES, RX
Toyota Industries Corporation Production line #301 October 8 (Sat), 10 (Mon), 11 (Tue), 12 (Wed), 13 (Thu), 14 (Fri), 15 (Sat), 17 (Mon), 18 (Tue), 19 (Wed), 20 (Thu), 21 (Fri) RAV4
Production line #302 RAV4, RAV4 PHV
Hino Motors, Ltd.
Hamura Plant
Production line #1 October 6 (Thu), 7 (Fri), 14 (Fri), 21 (Fri), 28 (Fri) Land Cruiser Prado, FJ Cruiser
In the above schedule, it is a single-shift operation on Saturdays.