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Overall, CSR Related (Including Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) Index)

Earns inclusion in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

MOL has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) Asia Pacific thanks to its highly regarded efforts in the areas of environmental protection, CSR, and IR activities. The DJSI identifies companies expected to show long-term sustainable growth. (Since 2003)

MOL Press Releases:
MOL Again Earns Listing on ESG/RI Index: Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI)

Earns inclusion in FTSE4Good Index

FTSE Russell is a global index company owned by the London Stock Exchange. FTSE Russell has included MOL in one of its major socially responsible investment indices, the FTSE4Good Index. (Since 2003)

MOL Press Releases:
MOL remains a valued member of FTSE4Good Global Index Series; ESG/RI Index

FTSE Blossom Japan

MOL has been included in the FTSE Blossom Japan Index, introduced in 2017 by FTSE Russell targeting Japanese companies with excellent performance related to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues.

MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes

MOL has been included in the MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes for its superior efforts on measures taken for risks and opportunities related to ESG. (Since 2010; index name changed in 2017.)

MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index

MOL has been included in the MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index, introduced in 2017 targeting companies with high ESG performance relative to sector peers.

MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index

MOL has been included in the MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index, introduced in 2017 targeting companies that promote and maintain a high level of gender diversity among their workforce.

THE INCLUSION OF Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd IN ANY MSCI INDEX, AND THE USE OF MSCI LOGOS, TRADEMARKS, SERVICE MARKS OR INDEX NAMES HEREIN, DO NOT CONSTITUTE A SPONSORSHIP, ENDORSEMENT OR PROMOTION OF Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd BY MSCI OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES. THE MSCI INDEXES ARE THE EXCLUSIVE PROPERTY OF MSCI. MSCI AND THE MSCI INDEX NAMES AND LOGOS ARE TRADEMARKS OR SERVICE MARKS OF MSCI OR ITS AFFILIATES.

SMBC Sustainability Assessment Loans

MOL has received the highest rating for SMBC Sustainability Assessment Loans from Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and earned the highest mark for its comprehensive information disclosure and efforts to promote sustainability. (2016)

SMBC Nadeshiko Loans

MOL has received SMBC Nadeshiko Loans from Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation since 2016. It was recognized as a leading company for its initiatives aimed at creating a workplace where women can play more active roles. (2017)

'MOL Group Safety, Environmental and Social Report 2016' Earns Award of Merit in Environmental Communication Awards

The "MOL Group Safety, Environmental and Social Report 2016" received the Award of Merit in the Environmental Report category in the 20th Environmental Communication Awards. The report earned high marks for two points. First, it identified five key issues to realize the sustainability of the shipping industry and highly evaluated the group's achievements based on clear targets, which are continually updated. Second, the report outlined the MOL Group's efforts to reduce its impact on the environment and demonstrated how the group views these efforts as business opportunities. (February 2017)

Engine Control Console Installed on Bridge of Kinkasan Maru Certified as 'Ship Heritage'

The engine control console installed on the bridge of the Kinkasan Maru, the world's first diesel-powered general cargo ship equipped with an automated engine was selected for a "Ship Heritage Certificate" from the Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers (JASNAOE). (2017)

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IR Related

Internet IR Commendation Award

MOL received the Internet IR Commendation Award from Daiwa Investor Relations Co., Ltd. (2016)

Safe Operation Related (Including Recognition of Seafarer Training)

Certification from DNV GL AS for Seafarer Training Related to Liquefied Gas Transport

MOL's training programs for seafarers serving on LNG carriers and LEG/LPG carriers, held in Japan and overseas, have earned certification from DNV GL AS, as a program that satisfies the crew competency standards advocated by Society of International Gas Tanker & Terminal Operators Ltd. (SIGTTO). (LNG carriers: since 2007) (LEG/LPG carriers: since 2016

Certification from DNV GL AS for Seafarer Education and Training Management Program

MOL's tanker and LNG carrier divisions have acquired certification from DNV GL AS, in recognition of the effectiveness of its unique seafarer training and education management program and its conformance with the Competence Management System (CMS). (Since 2012)

MOL Press Releases:
MOL Acquires Competence Management System (CMS) Certification from DNV

"MOL Body FIT Exercise" Program Receives MLIT's "The Best Practice Award for Seafarers Onboard Safety"

"MOL Body FIT Exercise" was awarded the "The Best Practice Award for Seafarers Onboard Safety, 2016" from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT). The award honors initiatives by shipowners and other concerned parties to prevent work-related injuries among mariners serving on Japanese merchant ships. (2016)

2 Vessels Earn 2016 'Best Quality Ships Award'

Two MOL-operated and managed vessels – the wood chip carrier World SwanII and the containership MOL Magnificence - received the 2016 "Best Quality Ships Award" from the Japan Federation of Pilots' Associations (JFPA). (2017)

Environment Related

ISO 14001 Certification

MOL has used its own environmental management system, MOL EMS21, since April 2001, and it holds ISO 14001 certification, an international standard for environmental management. (Since 2003)

ISO 50001 Certification

MOL acquired ISO 50001 certification for its energy management system and ISO 14001 certification for its environmental management system.
Certified companies: MOL Ship Management Co., Ltd. (2014), MOL Ship Management (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. (2014), MOL Ship Management (Hong Kong) Company Ltd. (2014), and Magsaysay MOL Ship Management, Inc. (2015)

Certified as "A-" in CDP Climate Change Report 2016

MOL was rated Leadership Level "A-," in research analyzing climate change data through CDP, an international non-governmental organization. (2016).

Marine Engineering of the Year Award

Methanol burned dual-fueled low-speed diesel main engine, which was equipped on MOL methanol carriers, received the Marine Engineering of the Year. (2016)

Commendations from the Port Authorities of Los Angeles and Long Beach, U.S.A.

MOL received the Green Flag Award and Vessel Speed Reduction Award from the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, respectively, for its efforts to ensure compliance with standards that call for vessels to slow down within 40 nautical miles (nm) of the shore. (2016)

"PBCF" Selected by Port of Vancouver's Environmental Program

Propeller Boss Cap Fins (PBCF), co-developed by MOL, was selected as a vessel noise-reduction technology by the EcoAction Program implemented by Port of Vancouver, Canada. (2017)

NOAA's Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary Honors MOL with Award

The United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary has honored MOL with an award for the company's participation in the 2016 Vessel Speed Reduction (VSR) incentive program.

3 vessels Earn 'Technology Special Prize' in Ship of the Year 2016 Awards

Three MOL methanol carriers Taranaki Sun, Manchac Sun, and Cajun Sun - the world's first equipped with methanol-burning dual-fuel low-speed diesel main engines - received the "Technology Special Prize" in the Ship of the Year 2016 awards sponsored by The Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers (JASNAOE). (2017)

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