Daimler in Japan is committed to its role as a responsible corporate citizen. This commitment entails an ultimate focus on quality in all its operations and business practices. It also means the company contributes to society in a wide variety of ways – from support of cultural exchange and educational programs to sponsorship and disaster relief.
Daimler donated 50 vehicles for the relief efforts of the Great East japan Earthquake Disaster. The donated fleet included Mitsubishi Fuso trucks and Mercedes-Benz vehicles. In addition Daimler made a cash donation of €2million in the immediate aftermath of the disaster.