Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia

09 April 2020

Toyota to Suspend Production Activities

Jakarta – PT. Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia (TMMIN) offers our sympathy to any who have been affected by the outbreak of Coronavirus (now called COVID-19 by the World Health Organization) and our condolences to those who lost their loved ones. At the same time, we would like to express our sincere respect to the healthcare professionals and government officials who are working hard on the front lines. Also we appreciate and support national and local authorities’ initiatives for tackling this issue including preparation and implementation of PSBB (Large-scale Social Restriction). 

At Toyota, the safety and health of our employees and all of our stakeholders is paramount to us. With that in mind and under the guidance and support of the national and local authorities, we are making decisions and taking necessary actions quickly based on the government's instructions. We'll keep carefully monitoring situation and base our decisions on the guidance we receive from the government.

After having intensive coordination with related local and national government institutions, at this moment taking into consideration comprehensive factors such as the current and anticipated demands in Indonesia and export markets, parts supply situation, the need to protect our employees and stakeholders, as well as the government’s efforts and directions to contain the virus, among others, we are suspending manufacturing operations starting from April 13 – April 17, 2020. 

“Furthermore, throughout the production suspension period, we will continue to strongly monitor the situation including any potential to recover the production activity as soon as possible when there are any updates on supply and demand condition. Please be assured that all of TMMIN operation adjustment activity are always acknowledged by national and local authority,” said TMMIN Administration, Corporation, and External Affairs Director Bob Azam.

As part of TMMIN's responsibility to respect customer needs, some activities among them are export - import and logistics, will continue under the supervision of strict social and health safety restrictions. TMMIN will ensure that all activities during the implementation of Large Scale Social Restriction will be in accordance with the regulations.