Toyota quarterly profits drop but recovery expected
Japanese carmaker Toyota has said its profits for the first three months of 2011 were down 77% because of the disruption from March's earthquake.
Net profits for January to March fell to 25.5bn yen ($315.5m; £192.7m).
But for the financial year ending in March, Toyota's income doubled showing that it had been recovering from its recall crisis before the quake hit.
Roland Buerk reports.
11 May 2011