External reporting and evaluation

Gränges is continuously assessed by customers and sustainability/ ESG analysts through surveys about sustainability performance and management. These contacts serve as an important element of the ongoing stakeholder dialogue and is in line with the company’s ambition to provide stakeholders with a credible basis for their evaluation of Gränges.

Below are some examples of Gränges’ reporting for external evaluation:

Global Reporting Initiative (GRI): Gränges’ sustainability report is conducted in line with GRI Standards: Core option. A complete GRI content index can be found in the annual report.

Global Compact: The sustainability information in this report also constitutes Gränges’ Communication on Progress in line with UN Global Compact guidelines.

In 2019, Gränges received a rating of AA in the MSCI ESG Ratings assessment, which positioned Gränges among the top 6 per cent companies in the Metals and Mining sector (Non-Precious Metals).1) MSCI ESG Research provides MSCI ESG Ratings on global public and a few private companies on a scale of AAA (highest rating) to CCC (lowest rating), according to exposure to industry-specific ESG risks and the ability to manage those risks relative to peers.

           

1) The use by Gränges of any MSCI ESG research llc or its affiliates (“MSCI”) data, and the use of MSCI logos, trademarks, service marks or index names herein, do not constitute a sponsorship, endorsement, recommendation, or promotion of Gränges by MSCI. MSCI services and data are the property of MSCI or its information providers, and are provided ‘as-is’ and without warranty. MSCI names and logos are trademarks or service marks of MSCI.