About this Report

Bacardi’s commitment to being corporately responsible extends into every aspect of our business.

Download 2016 Corporate Responsibility Report

This is the 9th annual Corporate Responsibility report produced by Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world. It focuses on our work to manage the social and environmental impacts of our business.

This report covers the reporting period for fiscal year 2016 (April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016). This report contains Standard Disclosures from the GRI (G4) Sustainability Reporting Guidelines.

Reporting Format

This year we have decided that our main Corporate Responsibility report will be online, and it is our intention to provide updated content during the year. We will however continue to make a .PDF version available including all the content published at the year end.


Data presented in the People and Philanthropy & Community Investment sections, as well as safety data from the People section, cover our offices and our directly owned and managed production facilities.

Data on indirect GHG emissions cover our directly owned and managed production facilities and large offices with 25 people or more. All other environmental data cover our directly owned and managed production facilities.

Performance data from our suppliers, outsourced bottlers and co-packers are not included.

There have been no significant changes in the scope or boundaries of the data we are reporting this year.

Any restatements of data are noted in the relevant sections of this report. Data has been compiled following the GRI indicator protocols. Data measurement techniques and assumptions are cited in the relevant sections of the report. The WRI/WBCSD Greenhouse Gas Protocol was used to compile our GHG emissions data.


Bacardi Limited refers to the Bacardi group of companies, including Bacardi International Limited. Any reference to “Bacardi” as a Company in this report refers to Bacardi Limited, one of its subsidiaries or a group of Bacardi companies.

Request for Feedback

We would like to hear from our stakeholders on our 2016 Corporate Responsibility report. Please use the Contact Us Form to send us your comments.

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