TOYOTA RANKED NUMBER ONE LIFT TRUCK SUPPLIER WORLDWIDE FOR ELEVENTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR
October 3rd, 2013 - IRVINE, Calif., - For the 11th consecutive year, Toyota achieved the top ranking as the world's largest lift truck supplier in Modern Materials Handling's Annual Top 20 listing.
Toyota reported $6.88 billion in worldwide sales revenue for the 2012 fiscal year.
To qualify for Modern's annual Top 20 lift truck suppliers ranking, companies must manufacture and sell lift trucks in at least one of the Industrial Truck Association's seven truck classes, which includes a variety of electric and internal combustion lift trucks. Rankings are based on worldwide revenue from powered industrial trucks during each company's most recent fiscal year.
"Toyota sales in North America are a big contributor to Toyota's global success." said Jeff Rufener, president of Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. "We are proud to share this honor with Toyota dealers, customers and associates around the world."
Toyota continues to push forward design advancements and industrial equipment solutions to improve the material handling process and enhance the end-user experience, including: