Toyota Tsusho

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Toyota Tsusho Corporation
豊田通商株式会社
Type

Public

(TYO: 8015)
Industry Trading Companies
Founded July 1, 1948
Headquarters Nagoya and Tokyo, Japan
Key people Jun Karube, President
Revenue US$71.9 billion (2012)
Operating income US$1.1 billion (2012)
Net income US$805 million (2012)
Employees 33,845 (2012)
Parent Toyota Group
Website www.toyota-tsusho.com

Toyota Tsusho Corporation (豊田通商 Toyota Tsūshō), TYO: 8015, based in Nagoya and Tokyo, is a sōgō shōsha (trading company), a member of the Toyota Group. It is one of the largest trading companies in Japan, and the 6th largest in the world. Toyota Tsusho has a worldwide presence through its many subsidiaries and operating divisions, including over 150 offices, and 900 subsidiaries and affiliates around the world. Its main business is supporting Toyota Motor's automobile business and other Toyota Group companies, but Toyota Tsusho's business is very diverse, spanning industrial, commercial, and consumer sectors. Business areas run the gamut, including industrial raw materials, agricultural products, and high technology. The company acquired Tomen Corporation, another Japanese trading company, on April 1, 2006.[1]

Tokyo Head Office

Business Sections[edit]

Toyota Tsusho's businesses are divided into 7 business sections, which are:

  • Metals Division;
  • Global Production Parts & Logistics Division;
  • Automotive Division;
  • Machinery, Energy & Project Division;
  • Chemicals & Electronics Division;
  • Produce & Foodstuffs Division; and
  • Consumer Products & Services Division.

Head Offices[edit]

  • Nagoya head office - 9-8, Meieki 4-chome, Nakamura-ku, Nagoya, Japan
  • Tokyo head office - 3-13, Konan 2-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
  • Osaka branch - 3-11, Minamisenba 4-chome, Chuo-ku, Osaka, Japan

Toyota Tsusho Group (major subsidiaries & affiliates)[edit]

*Toyota Tsusho South Pacific Holdings Pty Ltd*KDDI China Corporation

  • Makita France SAS
  • Lao-Japan Airport Terminal Services Company Limited
  • Nagayama IP Holdings, LLC
  • EDWIN ASIA HOLDINGS LIMITED
  • Toyota Tsusho Electronic (Thailand) Co.,Ltd
  • Toyota Tsusho Network Integration Thailand Co.,Ltd
  • Toyota Tsusho Network Integration Asia Pte. Ltd.
  • Toyota Tsusho Network Integration India Pvt Ltd.
  • Toyota Tsusho Corporation (Perú)
  • Indus Motors Company, Pakistan

Major Shareholders[edit]

(as of March 31, 2012)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Forster, Hector. (2006-02-20) Toyota Tsusho Shareholders Approve $1.5 Bln Tomen Acquisition. Bloomberg. Retrieved on 2013-08-16.

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