TOKYO, December 2, 2021 – (JCN Newswire) – Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced today that the company has been selected for the fifth consecutive year as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (“DJSI World”). The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (“DJSI”) are one of the main benchmarks for socially responsible investing *.
DJSIs are investment indices managed by the American company S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC. who assess the sustainability of the world’s leading companies in terms of economic, environmental and social criteria and select companies that demonstrate overall excellence for the indices.
Based on their annual DJSI review, S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC. published the list of components and Honda has been selected as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia / Pacific Index for seven consecutive years. In the review, Honda was also ranked in the top five for the global automotive industry and added to the DJSI World.
Honda has published the “Honda Sustainability Report 2021” summarizing Honda’s approach and initiatives to sustainability. For more information, please visit: https://global.honda/about/sustainability/report.html.
Through unique creations and challenges as a mobility company, Honda will continue to provide engaging products and services that bring joy to customers while listening to stakeholder voices and helping solve various social issues. In this way, Honda will strive to become a business that the company wants to exist.
* Investment strategy that includes criteria for evaluating the social responsibility of the companies held, in addition to the analysis of classic financial indicators
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