ESG Data

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

E:Environment

Type Item Scope Unit FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
CO2 CO2 emissions*1 Global t-CO2 38,650 36,927 34,706
CO2 emissions Japan t-CO2 10,942 10,506 11,827
CO2 emissions*1 Non-Japan t-CO2 27,708 26,421 22,879
CO2 emissions per basic unit of net sales*1 Global t-CO2/¥100 million 8.7 7.8 6.8
Scope 1 + 2 Global t-CO2 38,650 36,927 34,706
Scope 1 Global t-CO2 9,058 9,066 9,566
Scope 1 Japan t-CO2 1,900 1,812 1,793
Scope 1 Non-Japan t-CO2 7,158 7,253 7,774
Scope 2 Global t-CO2 29,593 27,862 25,139
Scope 2 Japan t-CO2 9,043 8,694 10,034
Scope 2 Non-Japan t-CO2 20,550 19,168 15,105
Scope 3 Japan*2 t-CO2 1,462,397 1,421,314 2,366,666
Avoided CO2 emissions*3 Global t-CO2 69,694
Sales of Daifuku Eco-Products Global Million yen 38,211 49,183 36,066
Sales ratio of Daifuku Eco-Products*4 Global % 11.4 13.9 9.6
Energy Energy consumption (production) Global GJ 658,133 642,121 675,913
Energy consumption (non-production) Global GJ 76,355 80,543 94,876
Electricity Global GWh 57.1 55.2 59.9
Electricity derived from renewable energy sources Global GWh 5.9
Percentage of electricity derived from renewable energy sources Global % 9.9
Liquefied petroleum gas Global t 623 502 560
City gas Global Thousand m3 2,552 2,718 2,927
Fuel oil A Global kl 36 94 56
Gasoline Global kl 468 436 457
Diesel fuel Global kl 79 58 66
Water resources Water consumption Japan m3 124,836 104,156 104,139
Groundwater (well water) Japan m3 70,292 53,921 55,847
Water supply, industrial water Japan m3 54,544 50,235 48,292
Surface water (rivers, lakes, seas) Japan m3 0 0 0
Water consumption Non-Japan m3 90,894 91,301 103,114
Water discharge Japan m3 124,836 104,156 104,139
Waste Waste generated (including valuable wastes) Japan t 5,078 4,555 5,751
Waste generated (including valuable wastes)*5 Non-Japan t 3,739
Landfill disposal Japan t 47 41 36
Landfill disposal*5 Non-Japan t 25
Recycling rate of waste (including valuable wastes) Japan % 99.1 99.1 99.4
Recycling rate of waste (including valuable wastes)*5 Non-Japan % 99.3
Other Soil and groundwater pollution status reported within plant grounds Japan Cases 0 0 0
Number of environment-related (including water-related) legal violations Japan Cases 0 0 0
Amount paid in fines for environmental-related (including water-related) legal violations Japan Million yen 0 0 0
  • *1Due to an error in the tabulation method, the results for FY2019-2020 have been revised (August 2022).
  • *2Includes CO2 emissions from the operations of products shipped from Japan to overseas.
  • *3CO2 emissions produced from our products/services provided to our customers are subtracted from the CO2 emissions produced from our products/services in FY2011—the base year for environmental performance. The base year has been changed beginning from the disclosure for FY2021.
  • *4Daifuku sales are generally divided into sales for new deliveries and sales for follow-up services, such as maintenance and inspections. The sales ratio for Daifuku Eco-Products uses the number of total sales with service sales deducted.
  • *5Data from outside Japan are disclosed from FY2021 but do not include data from North American locations.

S:Social

Type Item Scope Unit FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Quality Number of serious accidents related to product/system safety Global Cases 0 0 0
Employment Number of employees Global People 10,863 11,697 12,436
Number of employees Daifuku Co., Ltd. People 2,928 3,042 3,202
Average age Daifuku Co., Ltd. Age 41.4 42.7 41.0
Average years of service Daifuku Co., Ltd. Years 15.3 16.0 15.1
New graduates Daifuku Co., Ltd. People 122 106 109
Mid-career recruitment Daifuku Co., Ltd. People 136 64 105
Ratio of female recruitment Daifuku Co., Ltd. % 10 11 10
Number of female employees Daifuku Co., Ltd. People 348 382 399
Number of female managers Daifuku Co., Ltd. People 17 18 20
Employment rate of people with disabilities
*As of June 1
Daifuku Co., Ltd. % 2.17 2.49 2.54
Training Employee training costs Japan Million yen 172.9 101.5 98.9
Training time per person Japan Hours 71.3 53.8 51.2
Number of days for training 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 9.2 6.9 6.6
Number of employees participating in compliance training
*Rank-based training
Japan People 292 291 235
Number of occupational safety and health trainees (safety training facility) Japan People 320 295 1,627
Labor Paid leave acquisition rate Daifuku Co., Ltd. % 68.7 71.2 73.3
Maternity leave utilization Daifuku Co., Ltd. People 11 10 8
Childcare leave utilization rate (female) Daifuku Co., Ltd. % 100 100 100
Childcare leave utilization rate (male) Daifuku Co., Ltd. % 2.4 3.7 8.7
Childcare short-time workday system utilization (female) Daifuku Co., Ltd. People 37 36 34
Childcare short-time workday system utilization (male) Daifuku Co., Ltd. People 1 0 1
Return to work rates after 6 months of maternity/childcare leave Daifuku Co., Ltd. % 100 100 100
Family care leave/personal leave utilization Daifuku Co., Ltd. People 0 0 1
Turnover rate*1 Daifuku Co., Ltd. % 1.45 1.73 2.43
Safety Frequency rate Japan 0.83 0.37 0.21
Frequency rate Non-Japan 1.50 0.98 0.65
Severity rate Japan 0.004 0.02 0.002
Severity rate Non-Japan 0.02 0.03 0.009
Employee fatalities Japan People 0 0 0
Employee fatalities Non-Japan People 0 0 0
Communities Number of visitors to the Hini Arata Kan demo center*2 People 27,082 6,129 4,503
Amount spent for promoting social contribution activities (including donations) Daifuku Co., Ltd. Million yen 45.86 27.34 28.98
The donation amount to the non-profit organization Daifuku Co., Ltd. Million yen 3.32 3.15 3.23
Compliance Whistle-blowing system Global Yes/No Yes Yes Yes
Other R&D costs Global Million yen 8,936 9,165 10,735
  • *1Excludes retirees and employees leaving the Company at the end of their contract period.
  • *2We were temporarily closed to the general public during the COVID-19 pandemic in FY2020 and FY2021.

G:Governance

Type Item Unit FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Makeup of Board of Directors Number of directors People 11 8 9
Number of outside directors People 4 4 4
Number of female directors People 1 1 1
Number of Board of Directors meetings (ordinary, extraordinary) Times 18 17 18
Makeup of Audit & Supervisory Board Number of Audit & Supervisory Board members People 5 4 4
Number of outside Audit & Supervisory Board members People 3 3 3
Number of Audit & Supervisory Board meetings Times 6 6 8
Remuneration Remunerations for Directors Million yen 698 469 515
Remunerations for Audit & Supervisory Board members Million yen 109 82 77
Voluntary committees Advisory Committee for nomination and remuneration Yes/No Yes Yes Yes
Other Investor relation meetings Meetings 374 414 376