Industry Group: Retailing
Country/Region: United States
Amazon is a leading online retailer and one of the highest-grossing e-commerce aggregators, with $386 billion in net sales and approximately $578 billion in estimated physical/digital online gross merchandise volume, or GMV, in 2021. Retail related revenue represents approximately 80% of total, followed by Amazon Web Services' cloud computing, storage, database, and other offerings (10% to 15%), advertising services (5%), and other the remainder. International segments constitute 25% to 30% of Amazon's non-AWS sales, led by Germany, the United Kingdom, and Japan.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Retailing 446 out of 454
Global Universe 9250 out of 14735
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Amazon.com Inc's Exposure is Medium
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Amazon.com Inc's Management of ESG Material Risk is Average
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Top Material ESG Issues for Amazon.com Inc
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Highest Controversy level that has impacted Amazon.com Inc's ESG Risk Rating in the last three years
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