Marubeni Recognized as Sustainability Leader by CSR Research and Rating Company RobecoSAM AG
Jan. 24. 2014
Marubeni Corporation has been awarded "RobecoSAM Industry Leader 2014” for the fifth time and "RobecoSAM Gold Class 2014" for the fourth time by *RobecoSAM AG, a CSR research and rating company which analyzes candidate companies for inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), an index of companies leading in the field of socially responsible investment (SRI).
This year, 59 companies (including 4 Japanese) and 70 companies (including 5 Japanese) were awarded the RobecoSAM Industry Leader 2014 and RobecoSAM Gold Class 2014 distinctions, respectively.
Marubeni will continue its CSR efforts towards its goal of realizing a sustainable society.
A globally famous CSR research and rating company headquartered in Zurich. RobecoSAM assesses and rates each company's economic, environmental and social elements from the perspective of sustainability, based on the information obtained from a questionnaire conducted with companies, published documents, media, etc.