Fake Toyota Parts

Car maker Toyota conducted 250 anti-counterfeiting raids across the world in 2009 that resulted in 1.1 Million counterfeit auto parts being seized by authorities.

The company losses between $210 to $320 Million to fake parts in China alone.

In Kenya, over 80 percent of the Toyota products sold in the country were discovered to have been counterfeits.

Source: Sam Smith, “Largest watchmaker ‘fed up’ with Gulf fakes,” Emirates 247, October 13, 2010.