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Yanmar is a manufacturer specialised in diesel engine production, in addition to developing agricultural machinery such as tractors, tillers, rice transplanters and combine harvesters. As part of its Smart Agriculture division, Yanmar develops drones for monitoring and for pest-control purposes. The company was founded in 1912, released its first power tiller and tractor in 1937, and today sells its products globally in countries including Brazil, China, India and the US.

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Measurement area Score Rank (0-350)

Governance and strategy

#1 0.8 /10 #248


#1 1.1 /30 #284


#1 2.5 /30 #173

Social inclusion

#1 0.0 /30 #300
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Segment Rank
Agricultural inputs #49

Segment ranking summary

Yanmar operates in the agricultural inputs segment, where it ranks 49th out of 54. The company performs poorly compared to its peers, lagging behind across the governance and strategy, environment, nutrition as well as the social inclusion measurement area due to the company’s limited disclosure on key sustainability topics.

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The core social indicators are part of the social inclusion measurement area. These indicators assess societal expectations of business conduct that companies should meet if they aspire to be part of a system transformation that leaves no one behind.

More about the company

Osaka, Japan
Food and agriculture revenue USD
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This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2.000 most influential companies

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