Japan ESG Reports Series: ESG Reporting Benchmarks

Offers analysis on ESG reporting based on an in-depth review of the sustainability reports published by the Japanese companies.

Key features:

  • A curated compilation of ESG factors reported by the Japanese companies in their sustainability reports
  • Sustainability reports of Japanese companies evaluated to analyze the ESG reporting
  • Analysis provided for various aspects such as
    • Companies with most ESG factors reported
    • Most ESG factors reported by each company
    • Most ESG factors reported by each industry
    • Specific sustainability factors reported within each ESG factor
  • Updated quarterly
  • Prevailing ESG reporting trends highlighted


  • 70+ key ESG factors
  • 35+ leading industries
  • 300+ Japan ESG reports reviewed every quarter

Key benefits:

  • Comparison of sustainability reporting practices of peer Japanese companies in their ESG reports available at one place
  • ESG factors most covered in sustainability reports of Japanese companies can be easily accessible
  • Access to prevailing sustainable reporting trends and standards of Japan ESG reports
  • Helps investors avoid companies that might pose a greater financial risk due to their environmental performance or other social or governmental practices

Table of Contents:


Section 1: Japanese Companies Reporting Most ESG Factors in their ESG Reports

Section 2: Key ESG Factors Reported in Japan ESG Reports

2.1 By most ESG factors reported
2.2 By most environmental factors reported
2.3 By most social factors reported
2.4 By most governance factors reported
2.5 By industry
2.6 By specific ESG factors reported

Section 3: Specific ESG Factors Reported in Japan ESG Reports

3.1 Industry1
3.2 Industry2
3.3 Industry3
3.4 Industry4

Section 4: Summary and Conclusions


Appendix 1: Source links to Japan ESG reports reviewed: By company name

List of modules available:

Leading Industry Groups

IG 1 Capital Goods

IG 2 Consumer Goods

IG 3 Energy

IG 4 Financial Services

IG 5 Healthcare

IG 6 Materials

IG 7 Retailing

IG 8 Services

IG 9 Technology

IG 10 Transportation