History of Toyota (1990-1999)

New Model Introductions,
Productions, Sales and Exports
Year Business Development,
Plants and Facilities
• Estima is announced. 1990 • Amlux opens.
• Toyota Motor Europe Marketing & Engineering S.A. (TMME) is established.
• Windom and Aristo are announced. '91 • Yamanashi Housing Works starts operations.
    '92 • Guiding Principles at Toyota are announced.
• Toyota Earth Charter is established.
• Toyota Motor Manufacturing (U.K.), Ltd. (TMUK) starts production.
• DUO dealerships for Volkswagen and Audi cars open.
• Toyota Motor Hokkaido, Inc. starts operations.
• Toyota Motor Kyushu, Inc. starts operations.
Aerial view of TMUK
Aerial view of TMUK
Announcement of new plant in France
Announcement of new plant in France
• RAV4L and RAV4J are announced.
• Annual overseas output exceeds 1 million units.
'94 • Industrial Technology Memorial Museum opens.
• Avalon and Toyota Cavalier are announced. '95    
• Ipsum is announced. '96 • Genesis Research Institute, Inc. is established.
Prius
Prius
• Prius and Harrier are announced. '97    
• Altezza is announced. '98 • "Toyota Auto" sales channel changes name to "Netz Toyota."
• Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana, Inc. (TMMI) and Toyota Motor Manufacturing, West Virginia, Inc. (TMMWV) start operations.
• Tianjin Toyota Motor Engine Co., Ltd. (TTME) starts operations.

• Toyota Motor Tohoku, Inc. starts operations.
Tianjin Engine Plant starts operations
Tianjin Engine Plant starts operations
Vitz
Vitz
100 millionth Toyota vehicle is  produced domestically
100 millionth Toyota vehicle is produced domestically
• Vitz, Cami, Platz, FunCargo and MR-S are announced.
• 100 millionth Toyota vehicle is produced domestically.
• Annual overseas sales exceed 3 million units.
'99 • MEGA WEB opens.
• TMC is listed on the New York and London Stock Exchanges.
• Toyota Kirloskar Motor, Ltd. starts operations.

§ Entries in blue refer to Toyota overseas operations.