History

2010 -

Business/Operations

Products/Technologies

The total number of automobiles produced reaches 8 million units.

2010

Vitz (Yaris outside Japan) undergoes full model change.

2011

P.T. TD Automotive Compressor Indonesia established in Indonesia to produce car air-conditioning compressors.

Toyota Industrial Equipment Vietnam Co., LTD. established in Vietnam to produce lift truck parts and small warehouse equipment.

Company acquires Uster Technologies AG, which produces and sells yarn quality measurement and cotton classing instruments.

Yantai Shougang TD Automotive Compressor Co., Ltd. established in China to produce car air-conditioning compressors.

2012

KS gas engine production starts.

Company acquires Cascade Corporation of the U.S.A., which produces and sells attachments for industrial equipment.

Toyota Material Handling Mercosur Indústria e Comércio de Equipamentos Ltda in Brazil starts production of lift trucks.

2013

Production starts on FS gas/gasoline engines.

Production starts on industrial-use KD diesel engines.

Production starts on JAT810 air jet looms.

The total number of car air-conditioning compressors produced reaches 400 million units.

Company establishes Toyota Industries Global Commercial Finance, Inc., a global sales finance management company headquartered in the U.S., and Toyota Industries Commercial Finance, Inc., U.S. sales finance subsidiary of Toyota Industries Global Commercial Finance, in order to strengthen Toyota Industries' industrial vehicle operations.

2014

Production starts on ZS diesel engines.

New GENEO (Tonero in Europe, and 8 Series in other regions) internal combustion counterbalanced lift truck (3.5 to 8 ton) introduced.

Company acquires the lift truck operations of Tailift Co., Ltd. and establishes LT Material Handling Pte. Ltd.

Toyota Industries Engine India Pvt. Ltd. established in India to produce diesel engines.

Company has achieved the No.1 market share in the Japanese lift truck market for 50 years in a row.

2015

Production starts on GD diesel engines.

Production starts on GENEO Ecore (8FBE outside Japan) compact electric lift trucks.

The sixth Environmental Action Plan launched.

The total number of automobiles produced reaches 10 million units.

2016

Sales begin for fuel-cell lift trucks.

Sales begin for gene B (8FB outside Japan) electric Counterbalanced lift trucks (1 to 3.5 ton).

2017

Company acquires Bastian Solutions LLC of the U.S.A, and Vanderlande Industries Holding B.V.of the Netherlands to bolster global material handling solutions.

Compressor production reaches 500 million units.