BYD Co., Ltd.
Industry Group: Automobiles
Founded in 1995, BYD is a leading Chinese manufacturer in the design, development, and production of new energy vehicles, or NEVs. In March 2022, the firm discontinued production of internal combustion engine, or ICE, vehicles. Its products primarily target the growing midpriced mass-market segment in China’s passenger vehicle market. The company sold more than 1.8 million passenger NEVs in 2022, accounting for about 28% of the Chinese passenger NEV market. Besides automobile production, the company is also engaged in handset components and assembly services, as well as the rechargeable battery and photovoltaics business. After more than 25 years of development, the company has established over 30 industrial parks worldwide.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Automobiles 39 out of 91
Global Universe 6860 out of 15518
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|Company||ESG Risk Rating||Industry Rank|
|Mercedes-Benz Group AG||
|24 out of 91|
|BYD Co., Ltd.||
|39 out of 91|
|59 out of 91|
|Bayerische Motoren Werke AG||
|61 out of 91|
|Toyota Motor Corp.||
|78 out of 91|
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BYD Co., Ltd.'s Exposure is Medium
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BYD Co., Ltd.'s Management of ESG Material Risk is Average
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