Toyota Motor Corporation is a Japanese automobile manufacturer with its headquarters at Toyota Japan.
It was founded by Mr. Kiichiro Toyoda in the year 1937. In USA, Toyota motor North America Inc. which is the wholly owned subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corp handles the sales and manufacturing operations. The Toyota Motor North America Inc. is headquartered at New York. It operates in the following segments: automotives and financial services. The financial services gives purchases or lease financing to vehicle dealers and customers of Toyota. Toyota Motor Corporation manufactures vehicles under five different brands like toyota, hino, Lexus, Ranz and Scion. It is a public listed company in Japan. It is also developing Intelligent transport system. Toyota also has a web portal for automotive information called GAZOO.com. It is #8 in world's most valuable brand, #11 in Forbes 2000 companies and #258 in America's best employers (these rankings are given by Forbes). It has approximately 338,875 employees worldwide. In April 2015, Toyota has sold 203,329 units in USA which is 1.84% more as compared to units sold in April 2014. As of May 2015, its market capitalization is $239 Billion.