Main events scheduled for Monday, May 2

© Kyodo News

Main events scheduled in Japan for Monday, May 2:

-- Economy, Trade and Industry Minister Koichi Hagiuda to leave for the United States for 6-day trip

-- Survey on consumer trends for April to be released by Cabinet Office at 2 p.m.

-- New-vehicle sales figures for April to be released by Japan Automobile Dealers Association at 2 p.m.