Thaioil listed in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices 2021 for 9th consecutive year

Thaioil listed in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices 2021 for 9th consecutive year

Thai Oil Public Company Limited has been listed as a member of Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) 2021, marking the 9th consecutive year of inclusion in recognition of its world-class performance related to environment, society and governance toward sustainable development.

“It is our employee’s pride receiving this recognition which is considered a world-class achievement,” remarked Mr. Wirat Uanarumit, Chief Executive Officer and President, Thai Oil Plc. “This is a confirmation of the company's commitment to balance our business operations on these focus areas, economic growth, creating values for society and excellent environmental management, under the principles of good governance for all stakeholders toward our vision ‘Empowering hunman life through sustainable energy and chemicals’.” 

“Throughout the past 60 years, Thaioil has been an energy producer that is environmentally friendly, creating and bonding values to society in many aspects.”

Thaioil continually supports the development of people's quality of life in society based on ESG principles as follows: 

  • E – Environment: respond to the global trend of reducing greenhouse gas emissions emphasising green economy with the aim of producing products that are environmentally friendly, heading toward net-zero greenhouse gas emissions in the future.
  • S – Social: focus on creating concrete benefits for the community and society through social responsibility projects.
  • G – Governance: emphasise efficient, transparent, verifiable management systems, operating under the principles of good governance to build confidence among all stakeholders.

“Thaioil has been with society for decades,” Mr. Wirat added. “It can be said that we operate and grow harmoniously with the surrounding community. With our 60 years of experience, we are committed to serve our vision of ‘Empowering hunman life through sustainable energy and chemicals’ to all the stakeholders and society, along with driving toward a sustainable 100-year organisation.”

Dow Jones Sustainability Indices or DJSI are global sustainability benchmarks, tracking the performance of listed companies from worldwide. Cooperatively, it works with S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment, an investment consultancy service provider, that conducts sustainability assessment.  Thaioil was invited for assessment in February 2021 and submitted the questionnaire in July 2021.

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