Achieving Sustainable Growth with Society
The Sumitomo Corporation Group aims to be a global organization that contributes broadly to society through its sound business activities.
- Aug. 04, 2020
ESG Communication Book 2020 Released
- Jun. 18, 2020
“Policies on Climate Change Issues” Reviewed
- Jun. 18, 2020
Sumitomo Corporation Identifies Key Social Issues and Implements Long-Term Targets to Support Sustainability
- May 11, 2020
Establishment of Sumitomo Corporation Group’s Human Rights Policy
- Sep. 27, 2019
Sumitomo Corporation Group Statement for UK Modern Slavery Act 2015
Policy and Structure
Message from the President and CEO
Message from Masayuki Hyodo, Representative Director, President and CEO
Corporate Mission Statement
Sumitomo Corporation Group's Management Principles and Activity Guidelines as well as the backbone of the business—Sumitomo's Business Philosophy
We introduce the material issues that the Sumitomo Corporation Group addresses with priority to achieve sustainable growth with society.
Relationship with society
The Sumitomo Corporation Group fulfills its corporate social responsibility as a good corporate
citizen by promoting measures
to achieve sustainable growth with all our stakeholders
Corporate Social Responsibility
We explain the measures that the Sumitomo Corporation Group implements to fulfill its corporate social responsibility, including supply chain-related measures.
Social Contribution Activities
Introducing the social contribution activities that Sumitomo Corporation conducts around the world as a global organization contributes broadly to society.
Achieving Harmony with the Global Environment
The Sumitomo Corporation Group regards environmental problems as one of the material issues to be addressed on a global and long-term basis,
and strives for achieving sustainable development
aimed at both social and economic progress and environmental preservation.
Environmental Policy and Management Structure, Objectives and Results
In pursuing its diversified business activities both within Japan and overseas, the Sumitomo Corporation Group set the environmental policy to be achieved by its group companies altogether.
Environmental Management Activities
The Sumitomo Corporation Group establishes the environment management system based on the ISO 14001 and deploys the system to multiple offices and group companies.
The backbone of our corporate ethics comprises Sumitomo’s business philosophy and the Company’s Management Principles.
Keeping this in mind and complying with the Sumitomo Corporation Corporate Governance Principles,
we work to enhance corporate governance even further to realize management that serves the interests of all of our stakeholders, including shareholders.
We are strengthening our corporate governance to ensure management that serves the interests of shareholders and all other stakeholders.