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Samsung was established in 1969 and is one of the world’s largest electronics manufacturers. Its products include home appliances, health and medical equipment, smartphones and tablets, telecommunication network equipment and semiconductors. It has 230 operating hubs worldwide, including its headquarters in the Republic of Korea, manufacturing plants, sales subsidiaries, design centres and R&D facilities.

Ranking position
#7 /200
Total score
61.3 /100
Measurement area Score (0-2) Rank (0-200)


1.1 /2 #12


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1.4 /2 #16

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1.1 /2 #16
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More about the company

Seoul, Republic of Korea
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Ownership structure
Publicly listed
Fiscal year
Ends 31 December
Group revenue
US$ 244,416 millions (FY2021)
Group employees
266,673 (FY2021)
Emission data
20,170,000 tCO2 (S1+S2 LB)
Electricity consumption
25,767,000 MWh (FY2021)
Company filing name
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

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