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

2018

 “Toyota Tsusho Africa (Pty) Ltd”, have changed and we will now have three different legal entities.

  • CFAO Holdings South Africa is existing company, name changed from Toyota Tsusho Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • ‘new’ Toyota Tsusho Africa
  • Africa Mobility Solution
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