Toyota Motor and its two local joint-venture partners sold about 82,400 automobiles in China in October, up 80.6 percent from a year earlier, the Japanese automaker said on Friday.
That follows a 63.5 percent year-on-year jump in September and a 4.2 percent fall in August.
The sharp rise in sales was due partly to the low base from last year. Last September, Japan nationalized disputed islands in the East China Sea, sparking anti-Japan riots that hit sales of Japanese brands in the following months.
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