Toyoda Gosei to Exhibit for First Time at Auto Expo 2018 in India
Kiyosu, Japan, January 29, 2018: Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd. will make its inaugural appearance at India’s largest motor show, the 14th Auto Expo 2018 - Components, to be held at the Pragati Maidan exhibition and convention center in New Delhi from February 8 to 11. The company will display its main products in the booth of Uno Minda Group, its business partner in India.
In the area of safety, Toyoda Gosei will use a 360-degree full-surround passenger protection concept model to show its various types of airbags, for which there is growing demand in India, and millimeter wave radar compatible emblems that can be used in driver assistance systems. Environmentally-friendly products on exhibit will include lightweight plastic fuel filler pipes, which contribute to better fuel efficiency, and headlamp LEDs for reduced power consumption.
Toyoda Gosei considers India to be an important market, and is taking aggressive steps to strengthen its supply network there. This includes plans to start production of airbags and other products in the fall of 2018 at a new Gujarat Plant in western India (Gujarat state), its fifth location in the country. The company will continue to meet customer needs in India with the aim of further growing its business.
Major products exhibited
|・Safety||Passenger protection Airbags (driver-side airbags, passenger airbags, curtain airbags, others)
Pedestrian protection Pop-up hood actuators
Driver assistance Millimeter wave radar compatible emblems
|・Environment||Lighter weight Plastic fuel filler pipes, weatherstrips, others
Reduced power consumption Headlamp LEDs, others
|Various types of airbags
(360-degree full surround airbags protect passengers from impacts from all directions)
About Toyoda Gosei
Established in 1949 and headquartered in Kiyosu, Aichi Prefecture, Japan, Toyoda Gosei is a leading specialty manufacturer of rubber and plastic automotive parts and LEDs. Today, the Toyoda Gosei Group provides a variety of high-quality products internationally, with a network of approximately 100 plants and offices in 18 countries and regions. Through its flexible, integrated global supply system and leading-edge technologies for automotive safety, comfort, and environmental preservation, Toyoda Gosei is a global supplier that aims to deliver the highest levels of quality, innovation, and satisfaction to customers worldwide.