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Known for BMW, Mini, Rolls-Royce 

BMW is a publicly listed company headquartered in Munich, Germany. In 2020, it had USD 113 billion group revenue and produced 2,256,000 light duty vehicles. The company has high share of low-carbon vehicle sales and has made strong commitments to a low-carbon transition.

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Performance module name Performance module score Rank (0-30)


#1 1.8 /3 #5

Material Investment

#1 0.4 /0.4 #1

Intangible Investment

#1 0.0 /2.4 #7

Sold product performance

#1 3.4 /7 #10


#1 1.5 /2.2 #4

Supplier Engagement

#1 1.2 /1.2 #1

Client Engagement

#1 0.5 /0.8 #4

Policy Engagement

#1 0.3 /1.2 #15

Business Model

#1 0.4 /1.8 #12
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BMW receives a trend score of =. If the company were reassessed in the near future, its score would likely remain the same. BMW is projected to exceed its 1.5°C carbon budget for 2020-2025 by 23%. The company has publicly committed itself to targets to reduce its scope 1 and 2 emissions intensity at the pace required by its 1.5°C pathway. BMW is transitioning away from internal combustion engine vehicles to electrified cars, with plans to increase its sales and production.

Progress towards the Paris Agreement

Just Transition Assessment

In this report, we present five key thematic findings showing how 180 companies can increase their ambition towards a transition to a low-carbon future that is just and equitable for the people and communities at risk of being affected by it.

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More about the company

Munich, Germany
Revenue (2020)
USD 113.1 billion
Publicly listed
Number of vehicles sold (2020)

This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2.000 most influential companies

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