ERJ staff report (DS)
Osaka, Japan – Toyo Tire & Rubber has made a series of organisational reforms and management changes, effective
April 1, 2012. The changes largely affect the corporations planning operations. The individual planning operations for tyres and for overseas markets have been eliminated and replaced with an over-arching corporate planning office.
In addition, The global tyre business is divided into the following seven new Business Units: Japan,
North America, China, Asia & Oceania, Europe, Independent Distributors and Nitto. They
become part of the Tire Business Group Headquarters.