Major Achievements and Mid-term Plans

Komatsu's CSR themes, concrete initiatives of key business activities, and mid-range issues and targets are as follows.
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Theme1:Enhancing Quality of Life -Providing Products Required by Society -

Support for Agriculture with ICT

Major Achievements for FY2016 Mid-range Issues and Targets
  • Direct sowing on well-drained paddy fields by using intelligent ICT excavators
  • Planned allocation of 20 rental models of agricultural ICT excavators in various areas of Japan to promote

Theme2:Developing People

Local HR development in the area
of training and manufacturing

Major Achievements for FY2016 Mid-range Issues and Targets
  • Komatsu and Cummins collaborative program

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  • Enhancement of programs in each area (Australia, South Africa, the US and Peru)

Komatsu-no-mori (science
class and flower fostering
provided by retired employees)

Major Achievements for FY2016 Mid-range Issues and Targets
  • Amounted to 331,000 visitors (cumulative total)
  • Teaching how to grow flowers to kindergarten students (106 pupils from 2 kindergartens)
  • Continuation of growing flowers with 2 kindergartens
  • Opening of the second term of "Waku-Waku Komatsu Workshop"

Support for university researches
related to Komatsu's innovation

Major Achievements for FY2016 Mid-range Issues and Targets
  • Visiting lectures at two Indonesian universities
  • Inviting instructors to Japan and providing lectures (from Indonesia)
  • Continuation of supporting to universities

Theme3:Growing with Society

Disaster relief

Major Achievements for FY2016 Mid-range Issues and Targets

Kumamoto earthquake (April 2016):

  • Temporary unit house boxes rented to Mashiki-machi free of charge
  • Support for students in Mashiki-machi

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  • Assistance tailored to the needs of disaster areas

Clearing anti-personnel land
mines and reconstruction support

Major Achievements for FY2016 Mid-range Issues and Targets
  • Cambodia; Demined area 1,517ha, Road construction 49.1km, Ponds constructed 45, Schools constructed 8 (cumulative total).
  • Angola; Demined area 213ha (cumulative total)
  • Laos: Cluster submunitions cleared area 88ha
  • Visiting lectures in Japan (10 schools)

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  • Continuous activities in Cambodia and Laos
  • Continuation of visiting lectures

Supporting Flower Association
of Japan

Major Achievements for FY2016 Mid-range Issues and Targets
  • Technical support to fostering flowers in Komatsu Green Park
  • Donation of young cherry trees to disaster areas of the Great East Japan Earthquake (more than 4,200 trees, cumulative total)
  • Continuous support to growing flowers at Komatsu-no-mori
  • Inspection of health condition of cherry trees and consultation (Ina city and Koganei city)