External Recognition

The Fuji Oil Group’s ESG initiatives have earned recognitions and awards from external organizations. The following is a list of examples.

Overall ESG

  • September 2020:

    Grand Prize in the ESG category of the 2nd The Japan Times Satoyama & ESG Awards 2020

Inclusion in ESG indexes

  • June 2021:

    Listed in the MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index (fifth consecutive year), MSCI Japan Empowering Women (WIN) Index (third consecutive year), and MSCI Japan Empowering Women (WIN) Select Index (third consecutive year)

  • June 2021:

    Listed in the S&P/JPX Carbon Efficient Index (fourth consecutive year)

  • June 2021:

    Listed in the FTSE4GOOD Developed Index, FTSE4GOOD Japan Index, and FTSE Blossom Japan Index

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Communication with society

  • November 2020:

    IR Special Award and “Most Liked!” Award in the 25th IR Award 2020 organized by the Japan Investor Relations Association

  • February 2021:

    Award of Excellence in the 23rd Nikkei Annual Report Awards organized by Nikkei Inc. (third consecutive year)

  • February 2021:

    Selected as an Excellent Integrated Report by domestic equity asset managers of Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)

Creative food solutions

  • May 2020:

    Industrial Technology Award from the Osaka Industrial Research Association

  • June 2020:

    Top prize in the 5th Japan Vegetarian Awards organized by the Japan Vegetarian Awards Committee

  • December 2020:

    Chosen for the Commissioner's award (special category) for setting a good example of a consumer-oriented business by the Consumer Affairs Agency

  • February 2021:

    Legend Award in the 2020 Sustainability Awards organized by the Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

  • April 2021:

    Silver medal in an award program organized by Bone and Joint Japan

Environment

  • December 2020:

    Triple A (highest rating) in CDP A List 2020, scoring an “A” in all three categories: forests, climate change, and water security

  • February 2021:

    Leaderboard (highest rating) in CDP Supplier Engagement Rating 2020

Women’s empowerment

  • March 2017:

    Commended by the Osaka City Mayor as a Leading Company in Women’s Participation in Osaka City (certification in city program renewed in November 2019)

  • August 2017:

    “Platinum Kurumin” certification from Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare

Health management

  • February 2021:

    Listed in national rankings of Great Place to Work in Brazil

    • Harald Indústria e Comércio de Alimentos Ltda (Brazil)
  • March 2021:

    Named among the top 500 in the large enterprises category (White 500) of the 2021 Certified Health & Productivity Management Outstanding Organizations Recognition Program by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and Nippon Kenko Kaigi

    • Fuji Oil Holdings Inc. (fourth consecutive year)
    • Fuji Oil Co., Ltd. (fourth consecutive year)
    • Fuji Sunny Foods Co., Ltd. (third consecutive year)

    Named among the top 500 in the SME category (Bright 500) of the 2021 Certified Health & Productivity Management Outstanding Organizations Recognition Program by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and Nippon Kenko Kaigi

    • Fuji Tsukuba Foods Co., Ltd.

    Recognized in the SME category of the 2021 Certified Health & Productivity Management Outstanding Organizations Recognition Program by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and Nippon Kenko Kaigi

    • Fuji Tsukuba Foods Co., Ltd. (third consecutive year)
    • Omu Milk Products Co., Ltd. (third consecutive year)