COSCO SHIPPING International Wins The Asset’s ESG Corporate Gold Award and Best IR Team Award
Dec 06, 2019
On 5th December 2019, COSCO SHIPPING International was honored with the “Gold Award” and “Best Investor Relations Team Award” in the Asset ESG Corporate Awards by the judging panel in the gala dinner for the ESG Corporate Awards 2019 hosted by the Asia’s renowned financial magazine, The Asset. This demonstrated that the Company’s persistence and outstanding performance in environmental protection, social responsibility, corporate governance and investor relations was highly acclaimed by capital market.
The Asset ESG Corporate Awards is an annual competition held by The Asset magazine. The Awards are designed to recognise those companies with excellence in financial performance, corporate governance, social responsibility, environmental responsibility and investor relations. The Asset Awards, is one of the most credible awards in Asia.
In the same period, well-known enterprises such as China Construction Bank, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, China Mobile, China Unicom, Link, and New World Development also won the "Best ESG Enterprise Gold Award".
With a view to adhering to the mission of implementing good corporate governance and achieving sustainable development, COSCO SHIPPING International is committed to fulfilling its corporate social responsibility. We have constructed a comprehensive corporate governance structure, leverage on a n orderly, effective and transparent operational system, and pay close attention to the trend of regulatory developments, move with the times, to ensure the Company maintains excellence in operating activities, information disclosure and other aspects.
In respect of investor relations, we have been striving to expand the communication channels with shareholders and investors, leveraging on highly effective and ably two-way communication platform, initiating the feedbacks from shareholders and investors to facilitate the Company’s strategy, and enabling capital market to fully understand the Company’s merits. In recent years, we motivate more comprehensive disclosure in ESG aspects and partner with charitable organisations, to fulfill our social responsibility, devote to the returns of our shareholders and the society and to achieve sustainable development.
COSCO SHIPPING International persists in strategic orientation and focuses on long-run development by pursuing the construction and completion of its two major strategic development directions of “shipping services industrial cluster unified operation platform” and “non-financial business investment platform”, with the goal to become a leading international shipping service company.