09 September 2016
India August 20, 2014 - As a world-leading company of sanitary ware, TOTO has installed cutting-edge equipment and will be expanding its operations into India and other parts of regions too. Operations at the Company’s new India Plant are already underway.
TOTO has been designated as “overseas housing equipment business” as a core growth driver under the Company’s long-term management plan. Having positioned. India has been positioned as a key new market, the Company started construction of its first production facility in India in 2012. To mark the start of operations at the plant, an opening ceremony took place on August 20.
Ms. Anandiben Patel, Chief Minister of Gujarat State, attended the opening ceremony to cut the tape and officially declare the opening of the plant. On behalf of companies investing in TOTO India Industries Private Limited, the ceremony was attended by Takashi Yamauchi, Executive Vice President of Mitsui & Co. Ltd. On behalf of TOTO, it was attended by Madoka Kitamura, TOTO President and Representative Director and Kazuo Watanabe, President at TOTO Asia Oceania Pte. Ltd (TOTO Executive Officer and General Manager of the Asia Oceania Division).