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Toyota exec: Free access to EU market key for UK plant

Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 09:35pm EDT 

Oct 25 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp <7203.T> Executive Vice President Didier Leroy::free access to EU market for its UK plant is key.committed to UK plant.if Brexit talks move towards import, trade tariffs, will create big negative impact on competitiveness of UK plant.if Brexit talks postponed repeatedly, will have negative impact.does not see much growth in Japan in mid- longer term, but no plans to cut domestic production capacity.not shifting more production back to U.S. from Mexico, using opportunity to open new plant with Mazda.not playing politics in changing plant plans in Mexico.