Exclusive extracts from this 21-page-long report:
- Who is the player?
Toyota Motor Corporation is a Japan-based multinational automotive manufacturer and the world's second-largest car company by unit sales. The company was founded in 1937 as the automobile division of Toyota Industries Corporation, and is part of the Toyota Group, providing it supplier, vendor and cross-capital partnerships with several hundred car part suppliers and other industrial companies. [...]
- What are the player's strategies?
As Toyota's car sales remained virtually flat during the past five years (+0.2% CAGR during 2013-2018) despite solid growth in worldwide car sales (+2.9%), the company has been putting greater emphasis on renewing and expanding its lineup across its entire segment and brand portfolio. In addition to presenting a series of new models tailored to regional markets' specific demand trends, Toyota is also trying to better differentiate its models by deploying value-added features in the fields of connectivity, safety and low-carbon technologies as standard features in a growing line of vehicle models. […]
- What are the player's strengths and weaknesses?
Extensive product portfolio, solid international footprint
Large production and R&D capabilities, global supply chain, vast supplier and partner network, strong financial clout […]
Weak unit sales growth in recent years
Insufficient presence in faster-growing emerging markets […]
- What is the player's financial position?
The financial indicators included in the report include: Consolidated net revenues, Consolidated operating income and margin, Consolidated net profit and margin, Number of vehicles sold, Sales by segment, Sales performance by segment, Sales by region, Sales performance by region, Profitability ratios, Liquidity ratios, Solvency ratios and Free cash flow and capital expenditure.