Toyo Tire Group Priority Themes and Value Chain

Toyo Tire Group Priority Themes and Value Chain

Opportunities for Engagement with Stakeholders

The Toyo Tire Group identifies stakeholders who have a major direct or indirect impact at each stage of the value chain and conduct engagement.
The significance of our Group in society is that we not only solve the issues requested by our stakeholders, but we also create surprise and new discoveries for society and contribute to enriching society. Through our opportunities for engagement with stakeholders, we accurately and clearly communicate information on our Group and not only provide products and services but also check if we are providing customers with excitement that exceeds their expectations through our various work.

Stakeholders of Toyo Tire Group

  • Employees
  • Shareholders and Investors
  • Creditors
  • Customers
  • Business Partners (Suppliers*1/Logistics/Car Manufacturers /Dealers)
  • Local Communities
  • NGOs
  • Government
  • Business Organizations*2
  • Research Institutes
  • *1 Main supply chain elements: natural rubber farmers and wholesalers, synthetic rubber manufacturers, petrochemical product producers
  • *2 Toyo Tire Group or one of our group companies belongs to the following trade associations:
  • Keidanren Japan Business Federation
  • Japan Automobile Tyre Manufacturers Association (JATMA)
  • The Japan Rubber Manufacturers Association (JRMA)
  • U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA)
  • The Tire Industry Association (TIA) *U.S
  • The European Tyre and Rim Technical Organisation (ETRTO)
  • The Malaysian Automotive Tyre Manufacturers Industry Group (FMM MATMIG)
  • Thai Automobile Tyre Manufacturers Association (TATMA) *As an Extraordinary Corporate Member.
  • China Rubber Industry Association (CRIA)
  • The International Rubber Study Group (IRSG)
  • World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)
  • Japan Philanthropic Association *As Supporting member

Main Opportunities for Engagement with Stakeholders

  • Conducting customer satisfaction surveys
  • Conducting surveys of business partners
  • Answering surveys from business partners
  • Meeting with shareholders and investors
  • Holding general meetings of shareholders
  • Participating in labor union activities
  • Meeting with NGOs
  • Meeting with local communities and government
  • Meeting with industry organizations