Asahi Kasei
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Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Chemicals: 14
(Previous rank: 13)
Overall score: 4.40

Should these companies be admired, or what?
Asahi Kasei stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 12
People management 14
Use of corporate assets 14
Social responsibility 10
Quality of management 14
Financial soundness 13
Long-term investment 14
Quality of products/services 12
Global competitiveness 15
Industry: Chemicals
Most Admired
1 BASF 7.23
2 DuPont 6.42
3 Bayer 6.11
4 Dow Chemical 5.84
5 PPG Industries 5.39
6 Akzo Nobel 5.38
7 L'Air Liquide 5.27
8 Linde Group 5.25
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
9 SABIC 5.14
10 Sumitomo Chemical 4.79
11 Mitsubishi Chemical 4.65
12 Evonik Industries 4.59
13 Sasol 4.58
14 Asahi Kasei 4.40
15 LyondellBasell Industries 4.04
From the March 21, 2011 issue
†Only companies that score in the top half of their industry survey are listed as Most Admired. The rest are listed as contenders.
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Headquarters
1-1-2 Yuraku-cho
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, Japan 100-8440
www.asahi-kasei.co.jp
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