The cars Toyota sold 405,414 units last year. This puts Toyota Indonesia in the top four contributors to Toyota’s worldwide sales outside Japan.
Based on data obtained detikOto Toyota, Wednesday (20/02/2013) in the past year, Toyota’s total global sales reached 8,717,375 units with sales in Japan reached 1.692 million units.
While most non-Japanese markets originated in the United States which reached 2.067 million, China 840,467 units, 516,086 units Thailand, Indonesia 405,414 units and 300,595 units followed by Saudi Arabia.
Toyota global sales of six positions are occupied by Australia as much as 225,015 units, 192,058 units dilanjuti Canada, India 171,907 units, 169,282 units of Russia, and Taiwan 123,412 units.
In 2009, Toyota Indonesia ranks-7, then increased in 2011 to No. 4 spot.
President Director of PT Toyota-Astra Motor, Johnny Darmawan, says Toyota Indonesia achievements recorded over the past year will make Indonesia the calculated position in the global automotive market level.
“Achieving a hit over the past year due to the significant position of Indonesia is considered increasingly important to the global Toyota. Thus, Toyota Indonesia to gain the trust of the principal Toyota Motor Corporation. One was manifested in the form of commitment to invest up to Rp 13 trillion in the next 5 years,” said Johnny.
Last year almost all the segments controlled by Toyota. Total Toyota leads in 10 vehicle segments in Indonesia starting in medium Yaris compact car, SUV Fortuner 4×2 at high, medium Rush SUV, MPV Alphard in luxury, in the medium MPV Innova, Avanza MPV low, in the medium sedan Camry, Corolla at low sedan, sedan Vios at entry and at commercial Hi Ace van.
Toyota managed to penetrate sales above 400,000 units, with market shares of 36.3%. Achievement of 2012 recorded a growth of 30.5% compared to 2011 as many as 310,674 units.
Johnny said that in the days to come, he added, Toyota Indonesia optimistic enough to continue to contribute to Toyota’s global sales top ranking.
“This achievement is also achieved thanks to the support and input from customers and the community that spurred Toyota always doing kaizen (continuous improvement), in order to provide only the best to customers’ needs,