Sumitomo Chemical
CONTENDER
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Chemicals: 10
(Previous rank: 10)
Overall score: 4.79

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Sumitomo Chemical stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 8
People management 11
Use of corporate assets 10
Social responsibility 14
Quality of management 10
Financial soundness 11
Long-term investment 10
Quality of products/services 9
Global competitiveness 10
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.
Galleries
Headquarters
2-27-1 Shinkawa
Chuo-ku
Tokyo, Japan 104-8260
www.sumitomo-chem.co.jp
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