TAMIYA ventured into the modeling industry in 1948, with wooden model kits. Since then, TAMIYA has strived to offer products that can be defined as the first for quality in the world. Now TAMIYA offers an extensive catalog, both in the field of precision static models and high-performance radio-controlled vehicles. These products are not only sold in Japan, but also exported in large quantities to the United States, Europe, Southeast Asia and many other parts of the world. The standard of excellence achieved by TAMIYA is considered among the best in the world.