Toyota Motor Corp President Toyoda speaks during a news conference in Tokyo

 
Toyota Motor Corp President Toyoda speaks during a news conference in Tokyo
Toyota Motor Corp President Akio Toyoda speaks during a news conference in Tokyo December 25, 2012. Analysts say a continued slide in the Japanese currency could tip the competitive balance on pricing back in favor of Toyota and away from hits toughest and fastest-rising global competitor, Hyundai Motor - a new dynamic that would likely be repeated across other Japanese export industries. Picture taken December 25, 2012. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao