In the global business of material handling, lift trucks play a major role for transporting industrial goods. Primarily innovated as industrial vehicles during the 1930s in the United States, forklifts gained popularity after WWII during the 1940s. Becoming an efficient and reliable means to material handling solutions, the need and practicality of these machinery spread worldwide.
First established as Toyo Carrier Manufacturing Company Limited, in 1949, the business was later renamed Toyo Umpanki Co. prior to becoming recognized as the TCM Corporation. Established by Mr. N. Niwa manufactured Japan's first forklift. Throughout the years, TCM forklifts have become a global leader in forklift manufacturing and have built a solid reputation with the industry. TCM started constructing lift truck manufacturing locations outside of Japan during the 1980s and is presently engaged in lift truck manufacturer at three foreign factories in Chine, the United States and Europe.
TCM proudly manufactures many models of industrial forklifts with over 50 years of accumulated technology and expertise, making their products used and recognized all around the globe. Characterized by energetic staff and strong initiatives, TCM continues to look toward the future and aims to become a world-class leading company.
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