TOKYO (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co 7201.T on Wednesday said that car sales in Japan were recovering after a drop in demand in April and May due to the impact of the coronavirus.
“If you look at the market, in April and May there was a big decline in demand, but this is recovering sharply,” Executive Vice President Asako Hoshino said during a livestreamed event to launch the e-Power version of the automaker’s Kicks SUV crossover model for the Japan market.
“If this situation lasts, we believe demand will return to pre-coronavirus levels,” she added.
Reporting by Naomi Tajitsu; Editing by Shri Navaratnam
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