Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Samskip doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 25

Samskip has a DitchCarbon Score of 25 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability measures. This score suggests that the company has a high carbon intensity relative to its industry peers. Samskip may need to implement more effective strategies to reduce its carbon footprint and improve its 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

Samskip operates in the transport services industry, which has a medium carbon intensity ranking. 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

Samskip, located in the Netherlands, benefits from the country’s very low carbon intensity rating. This advantageous position supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its overall carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 1.21% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1990 and headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, Samskip operates within the transport services industry, specializing in sustainable and environmentally friendly logistics solutions. As a major player with an annual turnover of around EUR 633 million, the company offers a diverse range of services including multimodal transport across Europe, integrated logistics for the North Atlantic, and temperature-controlled cargo forwarding globally. Samskip employs approximately 1,500 people across 24 countries, leveraging its extensive network to provide seamless, cost-efficient transport by land, sea, rail, and air.

Good news, Samskip has committed to science-based climate targets

Samskip has pledged to set science-based targets through the Science Based Targets initiative to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science. This commitment means the company will develop and implement strategies to significantly lower its carbon footprint to prevent the worst impacts of climate change.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Samskip should undertake a thorough inventory of all its Scope 1 emissions sources to identify and prioritize areas for reduction.

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Our methodology

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