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JSC ” Ventspils nafta” companies repeatedly show high performance in the Sustainability Index

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JSC ” Ventspils nafta” companies repeatedly show high performance in the Sustainability Index

june 2, 2017 / Ventspils nafta

““Ventspils nafta” terminals” Ltd. ranked in the Platinum category in the 2017 Sustainability Index for the third year in a row, and JSC “Latvian Shipping Company” repeatedly ranked in the Gold category.

“Both strategically and during every day work we make sure that companies operate responsibly toward environment protection and the safety of our employees. Companies of the JSC “Ventspils nafta” Group are leaders of their niche and it is important to take corporate responsibility not only for the sake of promoting their own business growth, but also to act as role models for other Latvian companies and encouraging them to assess their responsibility towards the environment, the society, employees and suppliers,” says Chairman of the Management Board of JSC “Ventspils nafta” Robert Kirkup.

Sustainability Index is organised in Latvia for the eight year, it is a strategic management instrument based on experience of the most influential global indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index and Business in the Community CR Index, and their internationally recognised methodology in five categories: strategy, work environment, market relations, environment, and society or the local community. Partners of the initiative are the Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility Institute, Employers’ Confederation of Latvia and the Free Trade Union Confederation of Latvia.