ESG data

This section gives major ESG (environment, society, governance) data for corporate activities of the Daifuku Group.

E: Environment

Type Item Scope Unit FY2018 FY2019 FY2020
CO2 CO2 emissions Japan t-CO2 13,212 10,942 10,506
CO2 emissions Non-Japan t-CO2 25,846 26,409 25,259
CO2 emissions Daifuku Group t-CO2 39,058 37,351 35,765
CO2 emissions per basic unit of net sales Daifuku Group t-CO2 /100 Million yen 8.5 8.4 7.5
CO2 emissions from transportation Japan t-CO2 2,682 3,625 3,464
Scope 1 Japan t-CO2 2,143 1,900 1,812
Scope 2 Japan t-CO2 11,069 9,042 8,694
Scope 3
*Due to a mistake in the method of counting , the figures for 2018-2019 have been revised. (Jan. 2022)
Global t-CO2 1,314,569 1,462,397 1,421,314
CO2 Reduction Contribution Global t-CO2 63,326 73,928 72,474
Sales of Daifuku Eco-Products Daifuku Group Million yen 40,488 38,211 49,183
Daifuku Eco-Products sales ratio Daifuku Group 11.5 11.4 13.9
Energy Amount of energy used (production) Japan GJ 226,450 214,201 208,812
Amount of energy used (non-production) Japan GJ 56,768 57,394 60,208
Electricity Japan 1,000 kWh 24,851 24,056 23,982
LPG Japan t (ton) 562 541 466
City gas Japan 1,000 m3 24 22 21
Bunker fuel oil Japan kl 100 36 94
Gasoline Japan kl 14 11 9
Diesel fuel Japan kl 32 34 25
Water resources Water Consumption Japan m3 123,129 124,836 104,156
  Ground water (well water) Japan m3 67,195 70,292 53,921
  Water supply, industrial water Japan m3 55,934 54,544 50,235
  Surface water (rivers, lakes, seas) Japan m3 0 0 0
Water Consumption Non-Japan m3 90,056 90,894 91,301
Amount of drainage Japan m3 123,129 124,836 104,156
Water quality Measurement results for water pollutants COD (average) Japan mg/L 0.7 1.0 0.6
Measurement results for water pollutants BOD (average) Japan mg/L 1.0 1.2 1.6
Total phosphorus (average) Japan mg/L 0.1 0.1 0.1
Total nitrogen (average) Japan mg/L 1.3 0.9 0.6
Waste Waste generated Japan t (ton) 1,051 1,047 1,106
Recycling Rate Japan 95.9 96.4 97.1
Amount disposed of in landfills Japan t (ton) 43 38 32
Atmosphere Dust emissions (average) Japan g/m3N 0.008 0.007 0.007
SOx emissions (average) Japan m3N/h 0.078 0.073 0.047
NOx emissions (average) Japan PPM 772 798 762
Substances applicable to PRTR Emission and transfer Japan kg 23,765 18,531 16,880
Other Soil and groundwater pollution status reported within plant grounds Japan No. 0 0 0
No. of environment-related (including water-related) legal violations Japan No. 0 0 0
Amount paid in fines for environmental-related (including water-related) legal violations Japan Million yen 0 0 0

S: Society

Type Item Scope Unit FY2018 FY2019 FY2020
Quality Number of serious product safety accidents Daifuku Group - 0 0 0
Employment Number of employees Daifuku Japan People 2,772 2,928 3,042
Number of employees Daifuku Group People 9,857 10,863 11,697
Average age Daifuku Japan Age 41.8 41.4 42.7
Average years of service Daifuku Japan Years 15.9 15.3 15.4
New graduates Japan People 84 122 106
Mid-Career Recruitment Japan People 102 136 64
Ratio of female recruitment Japan 11 10 11
Number of female employees Japan People 333 348 382
Number of female employees in managerial positions Japan People 15 17 18
Employment percentage of persons with disabilities
*As of June 1
Japan 1.80 2.17 2.49
Re-employment rate of retirees Japan 93.8 83.9 100
Training Employee training costs
*Includes all business operations as of FY2018
Japan Million yen 146.4 172.9 101.5
Training time per person
*Includes all business operations as of FY2018
Japan Hours 64.8 71.3 53.8

Training time per person

*The number of days is calculated by converting the training hours into 7 hours and 45 minutes, which is the standard working hours per day.

Japan Days 8.6 9.2 6.9
No. of employees participating in compliance training
*Position-specific training
Japan People 246 292 291
No. of employees who received safety training (safety training facility) Japan People 621 320 295
Labour Paid leave utilization rate Japan 62.3 68.7 71.2
Surveys of Employee Awareness (implemented every other year from 2017) Japan Points 3.70 Not available
Maternity leave utilization Japan People 31 11 10
Child-care leave utilization rate (females) Japan 100 100 100
Child-care leave utilization rate (males) Japan 1.0 2.4 3.7
Child-care short-time workday system utilization (females) Japan People 33 37 36
Child-care short-time workday system utilization (males) Japan People 1 1 0
Return to work rates after 6 months of maternity/childcare leave Japan 100 100 100
Family care leave/personal leave utilization Japan People 4 0 0
Safety Frequency rate Japan - 1.40 0.83 0.37
Frequency rate None-Japan - 1.13 1.50 0.98
Severity rate Japan - 0.04 0.004 0.02
Severity rate None-Japan - 0.32 0.02 0.03
Employee Fatalities Japan People 0 0 0
Employee Fatalities None-Japan People 0 0 0
Communities No. of visitors to the Hini Arata Kan demo center Japan People 27,977 27,082 Closed due to the pandemic
Amount spent for promoting social contribution activities (including donations) Japan Million yen 5,303 4,586 2,734
The donation amount to the non profit organization Japan Million yen 746 332 315
Compliance Internal reporting system Global Yes/No Yes Yes Yes
Other R&D costs Global Million yen 8,615 8,936 9,165

G: Governance

Item Item Unit FY2018 FY2019 FY2020
Makeup of Board of Directors No. of directors People 10 11 8
No. of external directors People 3 4 4
No. of female directors People 0 1 1
No. of Board of Director meetings (ordinary, extraordinary) Times 18 18 17
Makeup of Board of Auditors No. of auditors People 5 5 4
No. of external auditors People 3 3 3
No. of Audit and Supervisory Board meetings Times 6 6 6
Remuneration Director remuneration Million yen 655 698 469
Auditor remuneration Million yen 109 109 82
Voluntary committees Advisory committee for nominations and remuneration Yes/No Yes Yes Yes
Other Investor relation meetings No. 395 374 414