- Environmental management and sustainability priorities are expected to become more important due to Covid-19. Companies in Germany and Mexico are most likely to think their sustainability priorities will become more important.
- Companies in the wholesale and retail sector, construction, engineering and mining, manufacturing, and healthcare sectors are more likely to think that environmental management and/or sustainability priorities will become more important.
- Even for organisations that have been significantly affected by Covid-19, the expectation is that sustainability is likely to become more important in the future.
Notes on the research
B2B International conducted online interviews with sustainability and corporate responsibility professionals in companies in France, Germany, Mexico, Singapore, Spain and the UK.
The focus was on large companies with at least 1,000 employees mainly in the following sectors: business and financial services, IT and telecoms; manufacturing; construction, engineering and mining; public sector and education; healthcare; wholesale and retail; and transport, storage and communication.