Our History

1964
Establishment of a representative office in Johannesburg to support TTC’s Toyota forklift, machinery, equipment and generators export business to South Africa
1994
Representative office changed to branch office
In conjunction with Toyota South Africa exporting of South African manufactured vehicles re-started
1999
Establishment of Toyota Tsusho Africa (Pty) Ltd
2001

Parts and Accessories

Establishment of parts and accessories export business into Africa

Distributor Management

Establishment of management team to support with managerial functions at distributors in Africa

Vehicle Logistics Centre

Establishment of a central storage facility for Japanese manufactured vehicles exported into Africa

2002
Establishment of a representative office in Nairobi, Kenya
2003
Relocation of TTAF Johannesburg office to 138 West Street, Sandton
2004
Planning and construction starts for our Durban based production support and scrap metal facilities
2005
Durban based Production Support Centre and Green Metals facilities built
2006
Opening of the Production Support Centre facility and our Wheel & Tyre Assembly Line (26 September)
2007
Change of head office to Production Support Centre in Southgate Business Park (effective 1 April)
Opening of our new Vehicle Logistics Centre facility in Southgate Business Park
Signing ceremony for associated company, Toyota Tsusho South Africa Processing (8 November)
Opening of Toyoda Gosei South Africa’s airbag plant in our Production Support Centre facility
Go-live of the Global Supply Chain operation for the Global Corolla
2008
Establishment of a representative office in Luanda, Angola
2009
Expansion of our Production Support Centre (PSC2) facility
Expansion of our Vehicle Logistic Centre (VLC2) facility
2013
Establishment of a branch office in Lusaka, Zambia (Toyota Tsusho Zambia, 9 July)
2014
Establishment of a TTC representative office in Lagos , Nigeria (July)
Relocation of TTAF Johannesburg office to Atrium on 5th, 6th Floor, Sandton City
2015
Opening of Advics South Africa office and plant in our Production Support Centre facility
Expansion of Toyoda Gosei South Africa operation at our Production Support Centre facility
Johannesburg Office

Johannesburg Office

Durban Office Reception

Durban Office Reception

Wheel and Tyre Assembly Plant

Wheel and Tyre Assembly Plant

Production Support Centre

Production Support Centre

Vehicle Logistics Centre

Vehicle Logistics Centre

Green Metals

Green Metals