Akzo Nobel
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Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Chemicals: 9
(Previous rank: 11)
Overall score: 5.54

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Akzo Nobel stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 10
People management 11
Use of corporate assets 10
Social responsibility 8
Quality of management 13
Financial soundness 7
Long-term investment 9
Quality of products/services 8
Global competitiveness 9
Industry: Chemicals
Most Admired
1 BASF 7.04
2 DuPont 7.03
3 PPG Industries 6.96
4 Bayer 6.87
5 L'Air Liquide 6.36
6 Dow Chemical 6.11
7 Linde 5.97
8 Mitsubishi Chemical 5.63
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
9 Akzo Nobel 5.54
10 Sumitomo Chemical 5.40
11 SABIC 5.28
12 Sasol 5.19
13 Asahi Kasei 5.10
14 Evonik Industries 5.02
15 ChemChina 4.89
From the March 22, 2010 issue
Headquarters
Strawinskylaan 2555
Amsterdam, Netherlands 1070
31-20-502-7555
www.akzonobel.com
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