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Selected for the "Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI)"
Sep 16, 2014


SEKISUI CHEMICAL CO., LTD. (President: Naofumi Negishi) has been selected for the third year in a row by the "World Index" of the "Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI)", which is the global stock index of SRI (See Note).

This index is a stock index developed by America's Dow Jones & Company, Inc. and Switzerland's RobecoSAM, and is used to select the top-ranked businesses of each type by evaluating the sustainability of their corporate business activities.

On this occasion, 319 (of which 21 are Japanese) out of approx. 3,000 major global corporations were selected by the "World Index". 

Note: SRI:

An initialism for Socially Responsible Investment. The investment methods evaluate businesses not only from the financial aspect, but also from the environmental and social aspects, etc.



Dow Jones Sustainability Indices


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