COMPANY

Corporate Profile

Company name
TOYOTA MAPMASTER INCORPORATED
President
Hiroyuki Yamada
Office
GLOBAL GATE 13th floor 4-60-12 hiraike-cho, nakamura-ku,Nagoya, Aichi Pref. 453-6113, JAPAN
Established
July 28, 1998
Capital
480 million yen
Shareholding companies
  • TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION
  • DENSO CORPORATION.
  • AISIN AW CO.,LTD.
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • DENSO TEN Limited
  • ZENRIN CO.,LTD.
Employees
360(2019)
Sales
9,600 million yen(2017)
Businesses
  • Planning and development of navigation system products
  • Planning research, creation, and sales of map data and related data for navigation systems
  • Creation and sales of distributable map data

Development

1998
Jul
Established Toyota Mapmaster Incorporated
Aug
Launched project to create digital map database
Dec
Delivered the first map database (Have delivered map databases semiannually since
1999
Jun
Toyota Motor Corp. adopted our map database for their navigation systems
2002
Oct
Provided map database for “G-BOOK.” Toyota’s new information network
2007
May
Provided digital map data for the world first service “Map-On-Demand”
2008
Apr
Awarded the 2007 Engineering Cooperative Development Prize for the development and maintenance of the High Detailed Map Database by AISIN AW CO., LTD.
2009
Nov
Launched the Web service that shows the updated road information for navigation users
2011
May
Began providing map streaming service for smart phones
Jul
Began providing its map database to smart phone applications
2013
May
Our map portal site started connection service to the “NaviMaster”, which uses our map solutions
Jun
Launched the POI data distribution service for PCs and smart phones. Began providing the service for “smart G-BOOK” and “GAZOO.com”
2014
Apr
Awarded the 2013 Excellent VA Prize for the efficient collection procedure of the High Detailed Map Database by AISIN AW CO., LTD.
2015
Mar
Awarded the Technical Development Prize for the Incremental Map Update System by FUJITSU TEN., LTD.
2017
Jul
Moved the head office