• Feature Article: To Fulfill Our Mission Statement, We Will Strive To Solve Social Issues, Contribute To The Realization Of A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE And The Achievement Of SDGs
  • VISION 01 AN ENERGY-SAVING SOCIETY
  • VISION 02 A SOCIETY WHERE PEOPLE CAN WORK AND LIVE WITH PEACE OF MIND
  • VISION 03 A SOCIETY WHERE PEOPLE CAN ENJOY SAFE AND PLENTIFUL FOOD
  • VISION 04 A SOCIETY THAT OFFERS AN EXCITING LIFE FILLED WITH RICH AND FULFILLING EXPERIENCES

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    To Fulfill Our Mission Statement, We Will Strive To Solve Social Issues, Contribute To The Realization Of A Sustainable Future And The Achievement Of SDGs

    In the fields of "food production" and "harnessing power," which our Mission Statement declares are essential to human life, Yanmar Group is committed to solve customers' problems using the world's most advanced technology. Through dialogue and collaboration with various stakeholders and the fulfillment of our mission statement, we strive to realize the four visions of our brand statement A Sustainable Future.

    The social issues surrounding us include a variety of issues such as increase in energy demand, food shortage and climate change due to increase in CO2 emissions, population growth and economic development mainly in emerging countries. As a technology company "realizing maximum prosperity using minimum resources", Yanmar group is committed to study hydrogen energy utilization and create a new "prosperity of food". In addition, the direction of our business is in line with the objectives and targets of SDGs adopted in 2015, and by continuing our efforts to A Sustainable Future, we will also contribute to the achievement of the related SDGs goals.

    Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

    SDGs

    "Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)" are the goals to be achieved by 2030 as stated in the "2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development to change our world" adopted by the United Nations Headquarters in September 2015.

    It consists of 17 goals and 169 targets from the "Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)" targeted at the whole world including developing countries, and there is great expectation for private enterprises in each country to create innovation and contribute through technology.

    Social issues surrounding Yanmar
    • *1 United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2017). World Population Prospects: The 2017 Revision. (2017)
    • *2 United Nations, 2018 Revision of World Urbanization Prospects. (2018)
    • *3 IPCC Fifth Assessment Report WGI SPM (2014)
    • *4 Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries "Japan Long-term World Food Supply and Demand Projection for 2050" (2012).

    Our Four Future Visions for A Sustainable Future

    VISION 01
    An Energy-saving Society

    Expanding the possibilities of energy. Using affordable and safe power, electricity, and heat, whenever necessary and only as much as necessary.

    Related major SDGs goals

    VISION 02
    A Society Where People Can Work and Live with Peace of Mind

    Transforming harsh labor into comfortable work. Everyone can work comfortably and earn a steady income while living a rich life in harmony with nature.

    Related major SDGs goals

    VISION 03
    A Society Where People Can Enjoy Safe and Plentiful Food

    Ensuring delicious, safe, and nutritious food, anywhere in the world, at any time. Everyone can live a healthier life.

    Related major SDGs goals

    VISION 04
    A Society That Offers an Exciting Life Filled with Rich and Fulfilling Experiences

    Creating a world where work and leisure is enriching and enjoyable. We will continue to increase the quality of life for everyone.

    Related major SDGs goals

    Contributing Through Business
    Structure

    Our Customers

    We endeavor to earn the trust of our customers by swiftly developing and supplying them with safe, high-quality products that address the challenges they face.

    Employees

    We cherish the individuality and diversity of our employees, and are working to create a safe, comfortable workplace and develop global talent.

    Business Partners

    We are deepening communication and building strong partnerships with our distributors, dealers and suppliers in Japan and overseas.

    Our Local Community

    With the aim of moving in step with our local community, we are engaged in various activities with residents to address local challenges.

    Environment

    To create a sustainable society, we are working to halt global warming, use resources more effectively, reduce pollution, and safeguard biodiversity.