Mar. 1. 2011
In addition, in the rating of the overall sustainability performance, Marubeni Corporation has been awarded the top "SAM Gold Class," since 2010, and has been included in SAM’s “The Sustainability Yearbook 2011” as a leader in sustainability.
This year, among world-leading companies, SAM awarded the SAM Sector Leader to 58 companies (including 5 Japanese companies) and the SAM Gold Class to 103 companies (including 7 Japanese companies). Marubeni Corporation has been awarded with both distinctions.
Since 2008, Marubeni Corporation has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World).
Marubeni will continue its CSR efforts towards its goal of realizing a sustainable society.
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SAM sets the economic, environmental and social criteria from the perspectives of sustainability to assess and rate each company based on the information obtained from a questionnaire conducted with companies, published documents, media, etc.