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BYD (比亚迪股份有限公司)

BYD is a publicly listed company headquartered in Shenzhen, China. In 2020, it had USD 22 billion group revenue and produced 417,000 light duty vehicles. BYD provides various products and solutions in low-carbon automobiles, energy storage and rail transit.

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


#1 0.0 /3 #19

Material Investment

#1 0.0 /0.4 #16

Intangible Investment

#1 0.0 /2.4 #7

Sold product performance

#1 3.9 /7 #5


#1 0.0 /2.2 #29

Supplier Engagement

#1 0.3 /1.2 #11

Client Engagement

#1 0.3 /0.8 #11

Policy Engagement

#1 0.6 /1.2 #2

Business Model

#1 0.6 /1.8 #5
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BYD receives a trend score of -. If the company were reassessed in the near future, its score would likely decrease. BYD is projected to exceed its 1.5°C scope 3 carbon budget for 2020-2025 by 67%. Reducing emissions in-line with 1.5 degrees requires efforts from all companies to continue to increase their sales of low-carbon vehicles and reduce internal combustion engine vehicle sales.

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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  1. 2020

More about the company

Shenzhen, China
Revenue (2020)
USD 22.2 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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