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CSR and Strategy

CSR and Strategy

In 2016, Daikin began its Fusion 20 strategic management plan targeting 2020.

Under Fusion 20, we will increase demand mainly in emerging markets and seek solutions to numerous global challenges, such as climate change impact, through our business activities in order to create new value and help realize a sustainable society.

Daikin Sustainability toward 2020

Daikin Sustainability Toward 2020 Basic Management Policy External Factors Management Strategy and CSR Goals for 2020
Daikin Sustainability Toward 2020 Basic Management Policy External Factors Management Strategy and CSR Goals for 2020

Basic Management Policy

External Factors

Impact on Climate Change

  • Growing Worldwide Energy Demand

Energy-induced CO2 in 2030
% increase compared to 2000 (IEA)

  • Environmental Impact of Refrigerants

Global warming impact from fluorocarbons (HFCs) in 2030
5 times compared to 2010 (Daikin forecast)

Increase in Air Conditioner Demand

Air conditioner demand in 2020
4 times compared to 2000 (Daikin forecast)

Management Strategy and CSR

Fusion 20 Strategic Management Plan

Co-create New Value in the Air and Environment Fields with Wisdom and Passion

Key Strategies
  • Strengthen Existing Businesses / New Business Domains and New Business Structure
  • Create More Sophisticated Technologies and Production Methods
  • Create More Sophisticated Management Control
  • Implement a Unique Daikin Philosophy

Daikin Group CSR

CSR for Value Provision
  • Environment
  • New Value Creation
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Human Resources
Fundamental CSR
  • Corporate Governance
  • Respect for Human Rights
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Communities

Goals for 2020

Achieve Net Sales of 2.9 Trillion Yen, Operating Income Margin of 12%

  • Enhance existing businesses (air conditioning, chemicals, filters)
  • Expand new business (heating/water heater, energy solutions, commercial refrigeration, refrigerants, air environment engineering)
2020 Company-Wide Quantitative Targets
  • Net Sales 2.9 trillion yen
  • Operating Income 3,480 billion yen
  • Operating Income Margin 12.0 %

We provide healthy and comfortable air environments for people around the world while at the same time reducing environmental impact.

  • Contribute to mitigating global warming
FY2020 Target

Contribution to Greenhouse Gas Emission Reductions
60 million tons-CO2 /year

  • Contribute to sustainable urban development
  • Contribute to people's health and comfort

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