Industry Group: Automobiles
Volkswagen is one of the world's largest automotive manufacturers. Automotive brands include Volkswagen passenger cars, Audi, Bentley, Lamborghini, Porsche, SEAT, and Skoda. Commercial vehicle brands include MAN, Navistar, Scania, and Volkswagen. The company's financial services group provides dealer financing to support floor plans, consumer financing for vehicle purchases, vehicle leasing, banking, and other financial services. In 2022, Europe was Volkswagen's largest light vehicle market at 41% of total volume, followed by China at 37%, and rest of world at 22%.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Automobiles 53 out of 90
Global Universe 8654 out of 15785
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Volkswagen AG's Exposure is Medium
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Volkswagen AG's Management of ESG Material Risk is Average
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Top Material ESG Issues for Volkswagen AG
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Highest Controversy level that has impacted Volkswagen AG's ESG Risk Rating in the last three years
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