Established in 1937, Toyota Motor Corporation is one of the world's representative automobile manufacturers, producing vehicles in 26 countries and regions and marketing vehicles in more than 170 countries and regions. In fiscal 2006, on a consolidated basis Toyota provided close to eight million vehicles to customers around the world under the Toyota, Lexus, Daihatsu, and Hino brands. Toyota had more than 280,000 employees at the end of fiscal 2006.
We want to be a company that can continue to grow in any era and in any conditions. Bearing that in mind, Toyota is reinforcing the foundations of an unshakable growth platform while taking decisive management measures to grow earnings. Always welcoming change and eager to take on challenges, we are transforming the quality of our management and operations in preparation for making our next stride forward.