Editorial Note Editorial Note


Advantest Group publishes the Sustainability Report in order to fulfill its responsibility to explain to stakeholders and to inform the wider society of its activities towards the realization of a sustainable society.

The 2019 Sustainability Report includes information for disclosure items based on the GRI's Sustainability Reporting Standards, with the information disclosed and organized with a view to the future.

Changes in Report

2000: Environmental Report
2006: Social and Environmental Report
2007: CSR Report
2015: Sustainability Report

Scope of Report and Period Covered

This report covers activities pursued by Advantest and its major affiliates in Japan and overseas throughout fiscal 2018 (April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019).

* Some activities before and after fiscal 2018 are also featured in the report, with the aim of facilitating the reader's understanding.

Release Date

September 2019

Reporting Cycle


Guidelines Referenced

  • Global Reporting Initiative's Sustainability Reporting Standards
  • Ministry of the Environment, "Environmental Reporting Guidelines 2018"

Contact Information

For CSR related inquiries
CSR & Environmental Affairs Promotion Center, CSR & Environmental Affairs Promotion Office