World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

GAC Toyota

GAC Toyota Motor Co., Ltd.
Type Private joint venture
Industry Automotive
Founded 2004 (2004) (Guangzhou)
Headquarters Guangzhou, China
Area served China
Products Automobiles
Owners GAC Group (50%)
Toyota Motor Company (50%)
Employees Approximately 5,600
Website .com.gac-toyotawww

GAC Toyota Motor Co., Ltd. (Chinese: 广汽丰田汽车有限公司) is an automobile manufacturing company headquartered in Guangzhou, China and a joint-venture between GAC Group and Toyota Motor Company. It was founded on 1 September 2004.

As of 2009, the company had a 320,000 units-per-year production capacity at a Nansha District production base and had established a target production capacity of 500,000,[1] which by now may have been achieved. Such figures may consider engines and whole vehicles discrete.


  • History 1
  • Products 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


The company was founded in 2004, and began production in May 2006 with the Camry model.[2] The compay began producing the Yaris in May 2008, the Highlander SUV in May 2009, the Camry Hybrid in April 2010 and the E’Z in June 2011. [2]



  1. ^ "Momentum: China's automotive components sector emerging from the crisis". KMPG Huazhen. 2009. p. 7. Retrieved 01/03/2012. 
  2. ^ a b "GAC-Toyota rolls off one millionth car in China". China Automotive Review. 8 September 2011. Retrieved 12 April 2012. 

External links

  • GAC Toyota Official website (Chinese only)

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.