About Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc. (TMMK)
Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc. (TMMK) is Toyota’s largest vehicle manufacturing plant in the world, annually capable of producing 550,000 vehicles and more than 600,000 engines. Toyota broke ground in Georgetown, KY., in May of 1986 and two years later (May 1988) produced its first Camry. Since then, more than 12 million vehicles have rolled off Toyota’s assembly lines in Kentucky, where full-time employment is more than 8,000. In addition to the Camry, America’s best-selling car, TMMK manufactures the Camry Hybrid, Avalon, Avalon Hybrid, RAV4 Hybrid, Lexus ES 300h and Lexus ES 350, as well as four-cylinder and V-6 engines. Toyota has invested more than $133 million to various philanthropic and educational initiatives since 1988.
Plant President: Susan Elkington
Plant Site: 1,300+ acres
Total facility size: 8.1 million sq. ft. (Equal to 169 football fields under roof)
Current Employment: 7,000+
Payroll: About $600 Million annually
Investment: More than $7 billion
Products: Lexus ES 300h / Lexus ES 350 / Camry sedan / Camry Hybrid sedan/ Avalon sedan / Avalon Hybrid sedan / RAV4 Hybrid / 4-cylinder & V6 engines / axles / steering components / machined blocks / cylinder heads / crankshafts / camshafts / rods & axle assemblies / dies
Supplier Information: 350+ parts and commodities supplier locations in the U.S.; 100+ located in Kentucky
Operations: Stamping, die manufacturing, body weld, paint, plastics, vehicle assembly, engine/axle machining and assembly
Tours: TMMK offers tours of its plant Monday through Friday at 9:30 am, 11:30 am and 1:30 pm, plus a Thursday night tour at 6:00 pm. For reservations, go to www.tourtoyota.com.