Toyota's earthquake recovery, by the numbers

TOKYO -- Toyota has made astounding progress in rebounding from Japan's devastating March earthquake. Here's an overview, by the numbers.

The figures show the enormity of the disaster and the work required to restore production. Global production chief Atsushi Niimi says that after ensuring the safety of employees and families - there were no deaths - he immediately rolled up his sleeves to start digging out.

His team has come a long way since.

Relief efforts
Trucks dispatched with emergency supplies: 87 11-ton trucks
Employees dispatched to distribute supplies, provide aid: 60

Earthquake, tsunami damage
Toyota assembly plants damaged: 3
Toyota dealerships damaged: 1,110
Supplier plants damaged: more than 600
Number of parts from damaged supplier plants used by Toyota: 1,260
Number of problem parts today: 30

Production-restoration efforts
Supplier plants visited by Toyota personnel: 200
Initial forecast of time needed to restore production: 8 months
Current forecast of time needed to restore production: Just over 3 months
Initial forecast of lost production: 2 million units
Current forecast of lost production: 900,000 units

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