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SAIC Motor (上海汽车集团股份有限公司|上汽集团)

Known for Maxus, Roewe, MG Motor

SAIC Motor is a publicly listed company headquartered in China. In 2020, it had USD 108 billion in group revenue and produced 743,000 light duty vehicles. SAIC had the highest absolute sales of new energy vehicles of any company headquartered in China in 2020 and set a target for 32% of its sales in 2025 to be low-carbon vehicles.

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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 5.9 /7 #4


#1 0.5 /2.2 #18

Supplier Engagement

#1 0.6 /1.2 #6

Client Engagement

#1 0.0 /0.8 #20

Policy Engagement

#1 0.6 /1.2 #2

Business Model

#1 0.8 /1.8 #2
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SAIC receives a trend score of =. If the company were reassessed in the near future, its score would likely remain the same. SAIC is projected to exceed its carbon budget by 9% between 2020 and 2025. Its recent trends in emissions intensity suggest that it can deliver emissions reductions, but will need to speed up to align with its 1.5°C pathway. The company’s new strategy to increase low-carbon sales to 32% by 2025 can help deliver a significant reduction in its scope 3 emissions intensity.

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
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More about the company

Shanghai, China
Revenue (2020)
USD 107.6 billion
Publicly listed, with 71.24% shares owned by government of China indirectly
Number of vehicles sold (2020)

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

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