Tamron Selected for Inclusion in the ESG Index "FTSE Blossom Japan Sector Relative Index"
April 8, 2022, Saitama, Japan – Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Shiro Ajisaka), a leading manufacturer of optics for diverse applications, announced that it has been selected for inclusion in the FTSE Blossom Japan Sector Relative Index designed by the global index provider FTSE Russell.
An investment index designed by FTSE Russell, a wholly owned subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange Group. This index reflects the performance of Japanese corporations that demonstrate strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices relative to their sector. In addition, to encourage the transition to a low-carbon economy, for companies with especially high greenhouse gas emissions, only companies whose improvement initiatives have been evaluated using TPI Management Quality Score are included.
Under the Corporate Mission "Tamron creates emotion and reassurance through its mastery of light, contributing to the realization of a fulfilling society," Tamron aims to increase its corporate value and assist in the development of a sustainable society. We conduct marketing activities attuned to the idea that business opportunities lie in the solutions to social issues, create technologies and products that are responsive to social issues and needs, contribute to the achievement of the SDGs and improve our corporate value.
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