Integrated Report 2020

The KOBELCO Group places importance on dialogue with all of its stakeholders. For this reason, the Group has been publishing integrated reports since fiscal 2018. The aim of the report is to provide a comprehensive understanding of the economic and social value created by the Group through its management strategies, business activities, social activities, and environmental activities.

We hope this report will lead to a greater understanding among all our stakeholders of the Kobe Steel Group's endeavors to restore trust and sustain growth.


  • Introduction
  • Group Corporate Philosophy
  • Framework for Sustainability Management
  • Value Creation Process
  • History of the KOBELCO Group
  • Next 100 Project
  • The KOBELCO Group’s Value Creation
  • Message from the President and CEO
  • Special Feature: KOBELCO’s Mission Story
  • Using the Group’s Collective Strengths to Reduce CO2 Emissions
  • Roundtable Talk Among Three Independent Directors
  • Message from the New Independent Director
  • Message from the CFO
  • Outline of the Fiscal 2016–Fiscal 2020 Group Medium-Term Management Plan
  • Mission Story
  • Materials Businesses
  • Machinery Businesses
  • Electric Power Business
  • Technical Development
  • Distinctive Technologies, Products, and Services by Customer Domain
  • The KOBELCO Group’s Business Foundation
  • Environmental Management and Reduction of CO2 Emissions
  • Management and Development of Human Resources
  • Health and Safety
  • Communication with Stakeholders
  • Initiatives in Response to the Novel Coronavirus Pandemic
  • Risk Management
  • Progress of Measures to Prevent Recurrence of the Quality Misconduct
  • Quality
  • Compliance
  • Directors
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Data
  • 10-Year Financial and Non-Financial Data
  • Results by Operating Segment
  • Global Locations of the KOBELCO Group
  • Corporate Data

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Integrated Report 2020 Questionnaire

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