External Evaluations

Commendations from Assessment Bodies

Selected for inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Indices (DJSI World and DJSI Asia Pacific), SRI indexes developed by S&P Dow Jones Indices (U.S.) and RobecoSAM (Switzerland)

Selected for inclusion in the MSCI Global Sustainability Indexes, SRI indexes developed by Morgan Stanley Capital International (U.S.)
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Selected for inclusion in the FTSE Blossom Japan Index Component (July 2017)
"FTSE Russell (the trading name of FTSE International Limited and Frank Russell Company) confirms that Komatsu has been independently assessed according to the index criteria, and has satisfied the requirements to become a constituent of the FTSE Blossom Japan Index. Created by the global index provider FTSE Russell, the FTSE Blossom Japan Index is designed to measure the performance of companies demonstrating strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices. The FTSE Blossom Japan Index is used by a wide variety of market participants to create and assess responsible investment funds and other products."

Selected for inclusion in the index of companies recognized for their contribution to sustainable development by NYSE Euronext and Vigeo (As of December, 2016)

Selected for inclusion in the listing of SRI issues developed by Morningstar (As of January, 2017)

Rated as a “Prime” machinery company in the social responsibility ratings by Oekom, a Germany-based independent CSR assessment company

Certified as a company of the Climate Change A List by CDP

Selected as a “2016 Nadeshiko Brand” company by Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Tokyo Stock Exchange

External Evaluations for CSR Activities (FY2016)

2016

May

“PROPER National” awarded by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Indonesia (PT Komatsu Reman Asia).

Steptember

Chosen to be a Dow Jones Sustainability Index.

October

Chosen to be a FY2016 Excellent Disclosure Firm in the “List of Excellent Disclosure Firms Picked by Securities Analysts” (ranked 1st among 20 firms in the machinery section).

October

Ranked 19th (among 266 firms) in the 12th Ranking of Firms with Enterprise Power compiled by Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Ltd.

October

Chosen to be a firm on the “Climate Change A List” by CDP.

October

Awarded the “Platinum Grand Prize from the Economy, Trade and Industry Minister Award” in the Fourth Platinum Grand Prize hosted by Platinum Initiative Network and Platinum Grand Prize Steering Committee.

November

Accredited CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project) Water A (CDP survey specializing in water).

November

Awarded the FY2016 Ibaraki Prefecture Globally Compatible Enterprise Award (Ibaraki Plant).

December

21st IR Excellent Business Prize awarded.

December

Chosen to be a Euronext Vigeo World 120 index.

2017

January

Ranked 43rd (among 396 firms) in the manufacturing section of the “20th Environmental Management Survey” conducted by Nikkei Inc.

February

Awarded the Director of Kanto Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry (Komatsu) award and the Director of Chubu Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry (NTC) award in recognition of Komatsu's energy-saving efforts.

February

Chosen on the “Nadeshiko Brand 2017” list, or a list of firms supporting active promotion of women

March

Ranked fourth (among 1,136 firms) in the 11th “CSR Firm Ranking” compiled by Toyo Keizai Inc.