Vision 2030

Vision 2030 clarifies what we want to achieve over the coming 10 years, and it presents a basic policy to enhance earnings capacity by reforming business and manufacturing while putting ESG management into practice. Through efforts to achieve this vision and create a sustainable Earth and society, we will contribute to the Earth, society and people, and the SDGs, and remain a valued and sustainable company.

Three management guidelines for 2030

Contribution to a sustainable global environment

  1. Fulfill environmental responsibilities
    • Eliminate landfill waste, pollutants, and other substances of environmental concern
    • Work towards 100% automobile recycling
  2. Contribute to a low-carbon society
    • Achieve the industry's highest energy efficiency
    • Contribution of the steel industry to the prevention of global warming through technology to use exhaust heat and renewable energy
  3. Harmony with nature
    • Undertake CSR activities to protect biodiversity starting with regional activities

7. AFFORDABLE AND CLEAN ENERGY13. CLIMATE ACTION

Creation of a prosperous society through business reform

  1. Reform existing business
    • Develop materials and parts that respond to the electrification of automobiles
    • Provide products that are useful to updating social infrastructure
  2. Develop business in new (smart) fields
    • Healthcare field: Contribute to healthcare technologies that mitigate physical burdens
    • Agricultural field: Development products that contribute to increased crop yields worldwide
    • Transportation field: Provide systems that can drive autonomously even under poor conditions
  3. Shift from manufacturing to building value-added service systems
    • Streamline processes based on TPS
    • Create innovations in quality assurance, R&D and engineering technology

3. GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING9. INDUSTRY, INNOVATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE11. SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES

Employee happiness and corporate development

  1. Safe and reassuring work environments
    • Transform worksites, personnel, and structures to continue eliminating accidents
    • Create an open culture where all employees can work with vitality
  2. Enhance work life
    • Create structures where the company and individuals share objectives and targets and can each grow (Engagement)
  3. Produce autonomous human resources
    • Dramatically raise staff productivity and implement Jikotei Kanketsu
    • Create workplaces that increase individuality and foster diversity

8. DECENT WORK AND ECONOMIC GROWTH10. REDUCED INEQUALITIES15. LIFE ON LAND

Company Visions

Hagane Company
Becoming the leading manufacturer of specialty steels to contribute to the development of a mobility society
Stainless Steel Company
Contributing to creating a sustainable society through stainless steels and engineering
Kitaeru Company
Evolving from a hot-forged product manufacturer into a components and finished product manufacturer
Smart Company
Providing safety and security to people around the world through materials and technologies

Refer to Priority Issue 3

Important tasks for reform with a focus on Corporate Office functions

  • Safety
    Safety management, development of safe personnel, fundamentally safe designs
  • Quality
    Reform manufacturing based on quality through ongoing improvement of QMS
  • Sales
    Shift from sales of materials to sales of components and finished products and continuously create new business models
  • Environment
    Create a roadmap for achieving zero CO2 emissions in 2100 and zero landfill waste
  • R&D
    Dramatically increase the speed of R&D and create innovation
  • Engineering
    Become an organization of comprehensive worksite improvement professionals using TPS, TPM, safety, karakuri, and so on
  • IT
    Achieve consistency of data using cutting-edge IT
  • Work styles
    Create workplaces where all employees feel that they are performing meaningful work for the company
  • Integrated forging with steel making processes
    Integrated manufacturing from steel materials to forging and parts processing (R&D, designs, and technologies)