Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is DFDS A/S doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 54

DFDS A/S has a DitchCarbon Score of 54 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, suggesting there is room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would demonstrate a stronger commitment to lowering carbon intensity and enhancing sustainability efforts.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

DFDS A/S operates in the other sector industry, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking compared to other industries. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

DFDS A/S operates in Denmark, a country with a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with its location.

...this company is doing 10.31% better in emissions than the industry average.

DFDS A/S, founded in 1866 and headquartered in Copenhagen, operates within the transportation and logistics industry. The company specializes in shipping and transport services across Europe, catering to over 8,000 freight customers and providing safe ferry services to seven million passengers annually. With a workforce of 7,000 employees spread over 20 countries, DFDS is a key player in the European transport sector and is publicly traded on Nasdaq Copenhagen.

Bad news, DFDS A/S has not set SBTi commitments yet

DFDS A/S has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is yet to define and announce clear, science-based emissions reduction targets in line with the latest climate science.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

DFDS A/S should undertake a thorough inventory of all Scope 1 emissions sources to identify and mitigate direct greenhouse gas emissions.
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Our methodology

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