Sysmex Corporation has been selected for inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World), a leading global index of ESG investment, for the fifth consecutive year.
The Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes are developed through collaboration between S&P Dow Jones Indices of the United States and Robeco SAM, a Swiss research specialist in the area of socially responsible investment. The indexes evaluate companies from three perspectives: the economy, the environment and society. In fiscal 2020, the DJSI World includes 323 companies, 39 of which are Japanese.
This year Sysmex has been selected for inclusion in the DJSI World for the fifth consecutive year. We are the only Japanese company in the industry of Health Care Equipment & Supplies to be included.
Sysmex has also been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index for the ninth consecutive year.
Going forward, Sysmex will continue to aggressively promote CSR activities in its aim of achieving ongoing sustainable growth.