Asics listed on Dow Jones Sustainability
Corporation, a global sporting goods company, has been
selected as a component company of Dow Jones
Sustainability Asia/Pacific Index for sixth time. Dow
Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) are a series of
Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) indices jointly
determined by S&P Dow Jones Indices (US) and ESG
assessment company SAM (Switzerland).
evaluates the sustainability of company business
practices from three perspectives –– economic,
environmental, and social––and only firms that are rated
as leading their respective industries become component
companies. The DJSI Asia/Pacific Index covers companies
in the Asia and Oceania region, and 158 companies were
selected this year, including 82 from Japan.
also been selected as a component company of another
global SRI index, the FTSE4Good Index Series / FTSE
Blossom Japan Index, created by FTSE Russell (UK), as
well as the MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index,
compiled by MSCI (US).
continue to strive to fulfill its vision to “Create
Quality Lifestyle through Intelligent Sport Technology”
and to work with business partners that share its
commitment to a sustainable and fair sporting goods