September 21, 2010
Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. ("K" Line, Tokyo) continues to be a member company of the FTSE4Good Global Index, the leading SRI (*1) index calculated by FTSE Group (*2). This index is reviewed twice a year and "K" Line has been a consecutive member since 2003.
Global companies satisfying international standards for corporate environmental and social responsibilities are selected as member companies of FTSE4Good Global Index.
"K" Line will continue to endeavor to meet its social responsibilities.
*1 SRI (Socially Responsible Investment) describes an investment strategy which takes account of social, ethical and environmental factors as well as financial performance.
*2 FTSE Group is an independent company jointly owned by The Financial Times and the London Stock Exchange and a world-leader in the creation, management and other related business of indices for investors.