This excerpt taken from the TM 20-F filed Jun 24, 2009.
Toyota primarily conducts business in the automotive industry. Toyota also conducts business in the finance and other industries. Toyota sold 7.56 million vehicles in fiscal 2009 on a consolidated basis. Toyota had net revenues of ¥20,529.5 billion and net loss of ¥436.9 billion in fiscal 2009.
Toyotas business segments are automotive operations, financial services operations and all other operations. The following table sets forth Toyotas sales to external customers in each of its business segments for each of the past three fiscal years.
Toyotas automotive operations include the design, manufacture, assembly and sale of passenger cars, minivans and commercial vehicles such as trucks and related parts and accessories. Toyotas financial services business consists primarily of providing financing to dealers and their customers for the purchase or lease of Toyota vehicles. Toyotas financial services also provide retail leasing through the purchase of lease contracts originated by Toyota dealers. Related to Toyotas automotive operations is its development of intelligent transport systems (ITS). Toyotas all other operations business segment includes the design and manufacture of prefabricated housing and information technology related businesses, including an e-commerce marketplace called GAZOO.com.
Toyota sells its vehicles in more than 170 countries and regions. Toyotas primary markets for its automobiles are Japan, North America, Europe and Asia. The following table sets forth Toyotas sales to external customers in each of its geographical markets for each of the past three fiscal years.
During fiscal 2009, 25.7% of Toyotas automobile unit sales on a consolidated basis were in Japan, 29.2% were in North America, 14.0% were in Europe and 12.0% were in Asia. The remaining 19.1% of consolidated unit sales were in other markets.