Pandemic keeps hurting global output at Toyota, Honda, Nissan in Aug.

Japan’s top three automakers continued to report year-on-year drops in global output in August amid the coronavirus pandemic, though the pace of decline eased at Toyota Motor Corp., data showed Tuesday.Toyota produced 634,217 vehicles in August, down 6.7 percent from a year earlier. Despite August marking the eighth straight month of decline, the fall was smaller than the 10.2 percent drop in July, as Japan’s largest automaker saw a recovery in China and other overseas markets. Production in Japan totaled 202,691 vehicles, down 11.5 percent, according to Toyota.Honda Motor Co.’s output fell 6….

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