Toyo Tyre Malaysia Sdn Bhd was established in Taiping, Malaysia on April 12, 2011 following the acquisition of Silverstone Berhad.
On May 8, 2013, Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd. Chairman, Mr Kenji Nakakura officiated the Toyo Tyre Malaysia Factory Completion Ceremony – a traditionally important event to mark a major accomplishment before commencement of operations.
The state-of-the-art tyre facility costing RM800 million sited on a 148-acre site in Kawasan Perindustrian Kamunting Raya, Kamunting, Taiping produces world-class performance and high quality tyres for passenger car, MPV and SUV / 4 x 4 tyres. It is equipped with the latest manufacturing equipment and uses Toyo Tires’ most advanced technologies – T-Mode and Advanced Tyre Operation Module (A.T.O.M) a highly flexible and automated production system that maintains consistency of product quality at all times, during the manufacturing process.
Toyo Tyre Malaysia’s flagship manufacturing facility is headed by its managing director, Mr Kanji Kasai and is primed to be the largest outside Japan for Toyo Tires, when it reaches full capacity. The factory will produce 2.5 million tyres that will double to 5 million tyres in 2015 and exported to Southeast Asian countries, Middle East, Europe and the US.
The Malaysian tyre facility is strategic in Toyo Tires’ global expansion plan and is an integral component of Toyo Tires’ Mid-Term Business Plan where a global optimal supply system based on its three-region world of Japan, North America and Asia will produce and supply 45 million tyres in 2015.
|Company name||:||Toyo Tyre Malaysia Sdn Bhd|
|Address||:||No. 1, Jalan Sungai Kayu Ara 32/38
Berjaya Industrial Park, Shah Alam, Selangor
|Office||:||03 5740 8668|
|Fax||:||03 5740 8667|