Mazda Motor Corporation issued the Mazda Sustainability Report 2011 in Japanese. The English version of the Sustainability Report 2011 will be published in early October.
The Sustainability Report 2011 outlines Mazda’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) policies and achievements for the fiscal year ended (FYE) March 2011 (April 2010 to March 2011).
Highlights of the Sustainability Report 2011
- The Top Message describes Mazda’s approach to CSR and outlines the impact of, and Mazda’s response to, the Great East Japan Earthquake.
- Mazda’s three main areas of CSR activities (Environmental Conservation, Respect for People, and Social Contributions) are explained and specific initiatives are introduced in the form of stories by Mazda employees.
- Mazda’s mid-term environmental plan for 2020, the Mazda Green Plan 2020, is explained.
- SKYACTIV TECHNOLOGY, Mazda’s range of new products at the heart of the mid-term environmental plan, is described in detail.
- The online version of the Sustainability Report contains additional detailed information in each section. For the first time, the printed version is also available as an electronic book.
Sustainability Report 2011: http://www.mazda.com/csr/download/
The English version of the Sustainability Report 2011 (both printed and online formats) will be available in early October.
Mazda Motor Corporation started manufacturing tools in 1929 and soon branched out into production of trucks for commercial use. In the early 1960s, Mazda launched its first passenger car models and began developing rotary engines. Still headquartered in Hiroshima in western Japan, Mazda today ranks as one of Japan’s leading automakers, and exports cars to the United States and Europe for over 30 years. For more information, please visit www.mazda.com.