September 12, 2014
Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.
“K” Line Continues to be Selected as an Index Component of Dow Jones
Sustainability Asia/Pacific Index
“K” Line Continues to be Selected as an Index Component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia/Pacific Index
Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line) has been selected again as an Asia / Pacific Index component company of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), one of the leading global indices on Socially Responsible Investment (SRI)(*1).
DJSI is a world’s leading SRI index jointly offered by S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC of the United States and RobecoSAM AG of Switzerland, which only includes the top ranked companies among the largest 3,000 companies worldwide as a result of evaluation of their sustainability performance in terms of social, environmental and economic criteria. Launched in 1999, DSJI is one of the first global sustainability benchmarks for investors who integrate sustainability consideration into their portfolios.
“K” Line always strives to implement CSR initiatives so that we can contribute to the sustainable growth of the global society.
*1 SRI (Socially Responsible Investment) describes an investment strategy which takes account of enterprises’ social, ethical and environmental aspects as well as financial performance.