Sustainability reporting

Valmet's reports 2019

Valmet’s annual reporting in 2019 consists of the Annual Review, Financial Statements, GRI Supplement, Corporate Governance Statement and Remuneration Statement. All reports can be found on Valmet's Annual Report 2019 pages.

The Annual Review describes Valmet’s market environment and the progress of our strategy and operations in 2019, and introduces our sustainability focus areas.

The GRI Supplement includes Valmet’s sustainability reporting indicators and principles, and its alignment with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards framework. The GRI content index included in the GRI supplement specifies where the information for each indicator can be found and explains any omissions to the reported data.

Reporting according to GRI Standards

Valmet's sustainability reporting in 2019 is in accordance with the Core option of the GRI Standards from the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). Standard disclosures for 2019 in English with a reference to external assurance in the GRI content index have been externally assured by an independent third party.

Sustainability indices

Valmet reports to several third party sustainability ratings to help its stakeholders assess its sustainability performance.

In 2019, Valmet was included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the sixth consecutive year. The DJSI is a sustainability index family which includes the global sustainability leaders across industries. Valmet was listed both in the Dow Jones Sustainability World and Europe indices.

Valmet achieved the best A rating in CDP's climate program ranking. CDP is an international, non-profit organization that collects and assesses climate change information from companies and cities to help investors better understand the economic risks and opportunities that climate change presents to their portfolio companies.

Valmet has been reconfirmed as a constituent of the Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Europe. The members for the Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Europe are chosen from among those companies Ethibel Investment Registers. The index contains 200 of the European stock listed companies that display the best performance in terms of corporate social responsibility (CSR).