Daimler Group in Japan conducts CSR Activity "Mt. Fuji Clean-up"
Board members, employees and families, a total of 88 members participated
Kawasaki/Roppongi, Japan - Five companies of the Daimler Group in Japan* cleaned up the foot of Mt. Fuji in Fujinomiya-shi, Shizuoka-ken for the first time as part of the Corporate Social Responsibility activity on Sunday, May 27, 2012. A total of 88 mem-bers including board members, employees and their families participated.
This event took place in the form of one of the cleaning activity program of NPO "Mt. Fuji Club". Alpinist and the Director of the Club, Mr. Ken Noguchi also participated together with the Group to clean up illegal waste near the national highway for an hour and a half.
Dr. Albert Kirchmann, Chief Representative of Daimler AG Representative Office Tokyo, and MFTBC President & CEO, said, "Providing eco-friendly products and taking action to im-prove our environment, through daily work and corporate citizenship are very important to us. We are happy to have been able to contribute, even modestly, in cleaning up Mt. Fuji. Daimler in Japan is committed to tackling the overall environmental challenge, for our customers, for the society, and for our planet. Overall, we need to join hands, and it is our task to strive for a better future."
*Mercedes-Benz Japan Co., Ltd., Mercedes-Benz Finance Co., Ltd.,
Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation, Daimler Financial Services Japan Co., Ltd.
debis Financial Services Co., Ltd
Scenes from the clean-up
Based in Based in Kawasaki, Japan, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) is one of Asia's leading commercial vehicle manufacturers. In 2011, the company sold a total of about 147,700 vehicles including light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks and buses. Daimler AG owns 89.29% of MFTBC shares and various Mitsubishi group companies own 10.71% of MFTBC shares. MFTBC is an integral part of the Daimler Trucks Division of Daimler AG.
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