Evaluation by Society
ITOCHU was included in the world-famous DJSI World and Asia Pacific index, and became Industry Leader
Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) is a family of global ESG indices and ITOCHU is included in both DJSI World and Asia Pacific index for fiscal 2017. This year, ITOCHU achieved the best score in "Trading Companies & Distributors" Industry, and became an Industry Leader for the first time.
DJSI is a global stock index developed jointly by Dow Jones & Company in the U.S. and RobecoSAM in Switzerland. It evaluates the corporate in terms of their social, environmental, and economic performance for composing DJSI.
In the year of 2017, 320 companies (including 31 Japanese companies) were included in DJSI World among 3,484 targeted companies around the world, which was selection of the top 10-15% of the corporations among 60 Industry Sectors. (As of September 2017)
ITOCHU won‘Gold Class’and was selected as an‘Industry Leader’in RobecoSAM Sustainability Award
RobecoSAM Sustainability Award 2018, is an award provided to prominent companies conducting sustainable efforts in each industrial sector. ITOCHU Corporation won Gold Class, which is provided for the top scoring company in the Trading Companies & Distributors sector, three years in a row. （As of January, 2018）
※‘Industry Leader’ which was provided to the top scoring company in each sector, is integrated with Gold Class from 2017.
- Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index (MS-SRI)
The Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index (MS-SRI) is the first socially responsible investment index in Japan. Morningstar Japan K.K. conducts questionnaire and screening quantitative data for approximately 4,000 listed companies in Japan and the MS-SRI is comprised of 150 leading socially responsible companies including ITOCHU Corporation. (as of July, 2017)
Evaluation by Stakeholders
ITOCHU Wins Award for Outstanding Performance in the Nikkei Annual Report Awards 2015