Toyota's Burnaston plant could be in trouble if the UK crashes out of the EU without a trade deal.
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Toyota wants clarity on future of UK auto industry

October 25, 2017

Didier Leroy, executive vice-president of Toyota, called on the UK government in late October to provide insight into Brexit negotiations and secure a trade deal for the UK automotive industry. He voiced his concerns amid […]

A car is assembled at the Toyota plant in Burnaston, England.
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Toyota Investment in Burnaston Secured by Government Reassurances

July 14, 2017

Costas Pitas for¬†Reuters reports that Toyota received reassurances from the government, similar to those received by Nissan, prior to announcing its latest ¬£240 million investment in its Burnaston plant. An anonymous source reported that Toyota […]