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Mitsubishi Corporation

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Mitsubishi Corporation doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 60

Mitsubishi Corporation has a DitchCarbon Score of 60, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s efforts to manage and reduce its carbon intensity. A higher score would suggest greater success in lowering emissions and enhancing overall environmental performance.

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

Industry emissions intensity

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Very high

Mitsubishi Corporation operates in the medium sector, which has a carbon intensity ranking of medium. 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

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Very high

Mitsubishi Corporation operates in Japan, a region with a low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy mix. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.
16.31%

...this company is doing 16.31% better in emissions than the industry average.

Mitsubishi Corporation, founded in 1950 and headquartered in Tokyo, is Japan’s largest general trading company operating in various industries. With a global presence spanning over 80 countries and more than 200 operational bases, it serves a diverse range of sectors from energy to food. The corporation, along with its 500 group companies, employs a multinational workforce of around 60,000 individuals.

Good news, Mitsubishi Corporation has set SBTi commitments

Mitsubishi Corporation has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from its own operations, aligning with the ambitious goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C. This commitment involves a rigorous approach to decrease emissions across scopes 1 and 2, which include direct emissions from owned or controlled sources and indirect emissions from the generation of purchased energy.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Mitsubishi Corporation should foster sustainability practices throughout their supply chain to achieve a significant reduction in Scope 3 emissions, aligning with science-based targets.
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