Toyota is at the heart of global maufacturing, a company that has grown within 70 years to become the worlds third largest vehicle manufacturer..
As it addresses the challenges of the 21st century, Toyota continues to lead the world in terms of developing and realising new transport and production solutions while respecting and protecting the global environment.
Toyota is a truly global business, building vehicles in factories on six continents around the world and directly employing more than a quarter of a million people. Its products are sold in 160 markets worldwide. The Toyota Production system is a pioneering approach to efficient manufacturing, has provided a template for the industry.
The United Kingdom is a a key market for Toyota both in terms of sales and manufacturing. As part of its wider European strategy, the company has established two production centres here: a vehicle plant at Burnaston, near Derby, and an engine factory at Deeside, in North Wales.