Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) has boosted its net profit for the six months ended 30 September 2002 by 90.2% to 553.7 billion yen, while net income per share increased 78.27 yen year-on-year to 158.54 yen. Consolidated net sales for the six months were up 15.4% year on year to 7.88 trillion yen. Operating income increased 44.3% to 730.8 billion yen, while ordinary income increased 50.8% to 794.0 billion yen. All figures represent new records, Toyota said in a statement.