Metrics Value

Scope 2 Emissions

2014 = 5.8M tonnes

Disclosure Score

2014 = 95 %

Indirect greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions (Scope 2) (G4-EN16-a)

2014 = 6.67M tonnes CO2 equivalent

Energy Productivity

2015 = 1.6 %

Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions intensity ratio (G4-EN18-a)

2014 = 3 : 1

Reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions (G4-EN19-a)

2014 = Unknown tonnes CO2 equivalent

Direct greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions (Scope 1) (G4-EN15-a)

2014 = 2.62M tonnes CO2 equivalent

Greenhouse Gas Productivity

2014 = 65 %

Operational GHG emissions and RE supply

2012 = 2 /8

Supply Chain GHG Emissions

2012 = 3 /8

Emissions of Ozone-Depleting Substances (ODS) (G4-EN20-a)

2014 = 10 tonnes
Samsung Group (Hangul: 삼성; Hanja: 三星; Korean pronunciation: [sʰamsʰʌŋ]) is a South Korean multinational conglomerate headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul. It comprises numerous affiliated businesses, most of them united under the Samsung brand, and is the largest South Korean chaebol (business conglomerate). Samsung was founded by Lee Byung-chul in 1938 as a trading company. Over the next three decades, the group diversified into areas including food processing, textiles, insurance, securities and retail. Samsung entered the electronics industry in the late 1960s and the construction and shipbuilding industries in the mid-1970s; these areas would drive its subsequent growth.