Editorial Policy

Nidec CSR Report has been published annually since 2004 to facilitate stakeholder understanding of the company’s CSR stance. Nidec, which regards its customers, supply chain partners, local communities, employees, shareholders, and the global environment itself as important stakeholders, places importance on fulfilling its social responsibilities as a global company that engages in motor and other businesses, and on meeting all stakeholder expectations. Considering our CSR Report 2017 as a digest version of the social and environmental information on our website, we try to present in this report the progress of our CSR activities clearly to further deepen communications with our stakeholders and expand the circle of CSR activities.
In addition to the CSR information page on our corporate website, please use the digest edition, which is available in the form of a brochure. *Please submit your comments and inquiries on the inquiry form. Thank you.

Scope of Report

Our CSR Report 2016 mainly focuses on the headquarters, domestic and overseas R&D facilities, and production sites of Nidec Corporation, Nidec Sankyo Corporation, Nidec Elesys Corporation, Nidec Techno Motor Corporation, Nidec Tosok Corporation, Nidec Copal Electronics Corporation,Nidec-Shimpo Corporation, Nidec Copal Corporation, Nidec Servo Corporation, Nidec Seimitsu Corporation, Nidec-Read Corporation, Nidec Machinery Corporation, and Nidec Global Service Corporation.The information in the “Employee Relations” section features mainly the Nidec Corporation.

Reporting Guidelines

  • GRI Sustainability Reporting Guidelines (Fourth Edition).

Reporting Period

FY 2016 (April 2016 – March 2017)

*The information includes the Nidec Group’s activities and actions, ranging from long-lasting efforts to the latest campaigns, to provide readers with a comprehensive understanding of our group’s CSR activities.
*For past reports, please visit our document archive for each fiscal year.


September 2017 (Previous edition: October 2016; Next edition: Scheduled for September 2018)

*The information in the “News” section will be updated as necessary.

Publishing Office and Department

Issued by:
CSR Promotion Office, Nidec Corporation