Editorial Note


The "Sustainability Data Book 2020" summarizes data related to sustainability activities and ESG as supplementary material for the "Integrated Annual Report 2020." Please use it in conjunction with the "Integrated Annual Report 2020."
This data book is organized by ESG and refers to multiple ESG guidelines as a clear and enhanced reference report of Advantest activities for all stakeholders.
We will continue to reflect your opinions and make improvements in our communication with stakeholders.

Changes in Report

FY2000: Environmental Report
FY2006: Social and Environmental Report
FY2007: CSR Report
FY2015: Sustainability Report
FY2020: Sustainability Data Book

Boundary of Report and Period Covered

This report covers activities pursued by Advantest and its major affiliates in Japan and overseas throughout fiscal 2019 (April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020).

* Some activities before and after fiscal 2019 are also featured in the report, with the aim of facilitating the reader's understanding.

Release Date

October 2020

Reporting Cycle


Guidelines Referenced

  • Global Reporting Initiative's Sustainability Reporting Standards
  • Sustainability Accounting Standards Board SASB Standard
  • Ministry of the Environment of Japan, "Environmental Reporting Guidelines 2018"

Contact Information

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