Top 10 largest sustainable supply chains worldwide

Sean Galea-Pace
|Apr 23|magazine4 min read

10. Taiwan Semiconductor (TSMC)

Founded in 1987, TSMC has become a leading manufacturer of discrete semiconductor components and is the world’s first dedicated semiconductor foundry. With the aim of becoming a practitioner in green power, TSMC carried out 667 projects in energy and water conservation to achieve a long-term target of 20% renewable energy for the entire company. In 2018, TSMC purchased 880GWh of renewable energy which was the largest amount bought in the Taiwan semiconductor industry. As part of its continued sustainability drive, all overseas sites now use 100% renewable energy as of the end of 2018.


HQ: Hsinchu, Taiwan

No. of Employees: 48,000

Revenue: US$33bn (2018)


Chief Procurement Officer: J.K. Lin

TSMC Corporate Video