CMPC was chosen as the second most sustainable forestry company in the world, according to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index.
The company achieved a total of 71 points, advancing six with respect to the result of the 2019 indicator, and managed to rise 17 points in the general ranking, ranking at the 92nd percentile of its industry.
In addition, the company was selected to be part of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index Chile, the “MILA Pacific Alliance” and the “Emerging Markets” index.
“This tremendous result is the best proof that the path adopted by CMPC a few years ago is the correct one. For us, sustainability is not only part of the business, but we are convinced that without sustainable performance, there simply is no business, ”said the CEO of Empresas CMPC, Francisco Ruiz-Tagle.
In total, the family of stock market indicators this year brought together 1,386 companies from all sectors that demonstrate leadership in sustainability matters. Of these, 36.4% come from Asia; 26.1% from Europe, 25.7% from North America and only 9.8% from Latin America.
Likewise, the 1,386 companies represent 33% of the global market capitalization.