Editorial Policy for CSR Website

Editorial Policy

With the aim of realizing our corporate vision – “to build a trusted identity as a contributing member of the global community” – the Yokohama Rubber Group has been rolling out a series of corporate activities that are deeply rooted in the individual regions where we operate throughout the world, under our new YX2023 medium-term management plan. To this end, we are working to address social issues on the basis of the five key themes that our CSR slogan – “Caring for the Future” – embodies.
This Report was created to share the Yokohama Rubber Group’s policies, code of conduct and approach to CSR, orientation, specific measures, performance, and how they relate to the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and other international accords, in a concise and clear manner.

Information disclosure both through booklet and CSR website

We are disclosing our information by separating into booklets and website considering the nature of the mediums used.
Booklets: Introduces representative initiatives the Company is implementing for each group of stakeholders following the CSR slogan “thoughts toward the future,” consisting of the themes of corporate governance, through products, for the environment, connections with people, and together with local communities.
Website: Identified priority initiatives in accordance with ISO 26000 and discloses information in reference to the GRI guidelines.
It has been created while giving consideration to factors such as the ease of understanding our stance as a company and the progress of PDCA while improving searchability by leveraging the strengths of the web.
In disclosing such information, we give due consideration to the protection of personal information and privacy.

Period of information disclosure

FY 2020 (from January 2020 to December 2020)

  • It contains the status until July 2021 should there be any major changes.

The range of this report

It covers the Yokohama Rubber and its Group Companies both domestically and overseas.
(We report information on both upstream and downstream affiliates to the extent possible.)

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Economic Aspects Yokohama Rubber and their Subsidiaries under consolidated account.
Environmental Aspect It contains the data from 40 of our operation sites both domestically and overseas, and all of our domestic sales companies.
(Includes information on both upstream and downstream affiliates to the extent possible.)
Social Aspect It contains a part of our various activities at Yokohama Rubber Headquarters, our 16 domestic operation sites, and our Group Companies both domestically and overseas.

Guidelines for reference

“Environmental Reporting Guidelines 2018” by the Ministry of the Environment in Japan
GRI Standards by GRI

  • GRI=Global Reporting Initiative

ISO 26000 (guidelines concerning social responsibility)

Yearly upgrading history of our CSR online edition

September 2021 (once a year)

  • The previous time was in September 2020.
  • The next time is scheduled for August 2022.

Editor contact of this report

Corporate Social Responsibility Planning Department

Corporate Social Responsibility Planning Department: +81-3-5400-4705
Corporate Communications Department: +81-3-5400-4531

Notes Concerning Forward-Looking Statements

This report contains projections, statements regarding plans and objectives, and other forward-looking statements.
All such statements are made based on the assumptions and judgments derived from information available at the time of printing (July 2021), and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual performance to differ, including not only the business activities of the Yokohama Rubber Group but also global and economic trends and changes in the global environment.
We hope all our readers understanding in advance the preceding description.