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Vision 2020 is at the core of our commitment to create a better world full of richer digital experiences,through innovative technology and products.
A total of 320,671 employees work across Samsung Electronics' global network (as of December, 2017)
Main Business Areas
Samsung Electronics has 3 key business divisions: Consumer Electronics (CE), IT & Mobile Communications (IM) and Device Solutions (DS)
Financial Performance(FY 2017. Unit: Trillion KRW)
Samsung Electronics leads the market across various categories
memory(Dram · nand flash · SSD)
SIM Card IC
Display Drivers IC
Commitment to Renewable Energy
Samsung Electronics’ renewable energy goals are part of its ongoing efforts to demonstrate its commitment to environmental responsibility.
INSTALLATION OF ADDITIONAL SOLAR PANELS
and geothermal power generation facilities in Suwon, Pyeongtaek and Hwaseong campuses
100% renewable energy
for energy used in the United States, Europe and China by 2020
Samsung Electronics applies a resource recirculation model in its operations, as a part of the effort to reuse or recycle resources.
Expanding use and purchase of recycled materials at product design stage while minimizing use of raw materials
Working towards maximizing product lifespan by designing products based on end customer needs and rigorous quality testing
Reducing the use of virgin natural resources and raw materials by maximizing re-use of scrap materials from manufacturing stage
Minimizing use of raw materials and maximizing transportation efficiency by creating compact product designs and packaging
Extending the product lifespan and increasing customer satisfaction through a professional repair service network
This represents our leading resource efficiency initiative undertaken under the slogan 'Samsung recycling program, Re+ makes 'PLUS' to the environment'
Resource Use and
Product Life Span
Corporate Citizenship (FY 2017)
Samsung is committed to its role as a socially responsible corporate citizen in all of its communities worldwide.
total corporate citizenship Investment
A public-private partnership, that includes the Belgian government and Samsung Electronics Benelux, to empower young entrepreneurs in the Brussels municipality of Molenbeek
Samsung Smart School
We train teachers and equip schools with smart devices and solutions that help bridge the digital divide and allow students to take advantage of a smarter approach to education. A total number of 2,228,150 students from 1,800 schools in 72 countries have participated in the program so far.
Samsung Tech Institute
Samsung Electronics provides tech-focused vocational training to establish a basis for self-reliance to young adults around the world. A total number of 96,000 young adults from 480 institutes in 54 countries have received support from Samsung Tech Institute.
To fulfill our environmental responsibility, we at Samsung officially announced the Environmental Declaration in 1992. We strive to minimize the negative impact on the environment by producing products with less resources and reducing greenhouse gas emissions during use.