Japan December vehicle sales y/y -1.0% vs -5.4% prior
Latest data released by the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association - 5 January 2018
Prior reading here.
The data measures domestic sales of cars, trucks and buses in the country.
Still a negative reading, indicating a minor slowdown in the auto sector - but nothing too alarming. USD/JPY relatively unphased trading near session highs at 112.94.