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Daimler is a publicly listed company headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany. In 2020, it had USD 175 billion group revenue and produced 2,090,000 light duty vehicles. The company has high share of low-carbon vehicles in its and engages with the Science Based Targets initiative to set ambitious targets.

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


#1 2.0 /3 #3

Material Investment

#1 0.4 /0.4 #1

Intangible Investment

#1 0.0 /2.4 #7

Sold product performance

#1 3.9 /7 #5


#1 1.5 /2.2 #4

Supplier Engagement

#1 0.6 /1.2 #6

Client Engagement

#1 0.0 /0.8 #20

Policy Engagement

#1 0.3 /1.2 #15

Business Model

#1 0.6 /1.8 #5
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Daimler receives a trend score of =. If the company were reassessed in the near future, its score would likely remain the same. The company is projected to exceed its 1.5°C scope 3 carbon budget for 2020-2025 by 19%. Projected electric vehicle sales are in line with its 1.5 pathway and plans for further investment.

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. 2019
  2. 2020

More about the company

Stuttgart, Germany
Revenue (2020)
USD 176.3 billion
Publicly listed, with 6.8% shares owned by Kuwait investment authority and 5% shares owned by government of China
Number of vehicles sold (2020)

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

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