Jakarta, November 22th,2022 – PT United Tractors Tbk (UT) won the ESG Disclosure Award 2022 in October. The ESG Disclosure Award is an awarding event organized by Berita Satu Media Holding and Investor Magazine in collaboration with Bumi Global Karbon Foundation (BGKF), to give appreciation for business entities for implementing green economy and circular economy with three approaches (reuse, reduce, recycle). This award proves that UT continues to be consistent in carrying out sustainable business practices by implementing ESG principles in its business operations.
“The 2022 ESG Disclosure Award is an expression of our commitment to safeguarding the earth, as well as a proof of our seriousness in encouraging the business world to implement a green economy and circular economy which emphasizes three approaches, namely reuse, reduce and recycle through the application of ESG in daily activities.” said Primus Dorimulu, Editor in Chief of Investor Daily.
Currently, there are 810 issuers listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX), of which 594 have submitted sustainability reports, and of these, BGKF has determined only 120 issuers are eligible for assessment, including UT. The scoring indicators for this award refer to 33 general standards as the basis for rating the ESG in the sustainability report. The assessment is also carried out based on leading capital market ESG factors, regulatory studies and international agreements, as well as reporting standards and guidelines that have been through an assurance process by Tuv Rheinland.
“ESG becomes three factors used to measure the sustainability and ethical impact of investment results in a business or company. By paying attention to the ESG, investment is encouraged to consider several environmental criteria, including the use of new and renewable energy sources, waste management programs, as well as efforts to deal with potential problems of water and air pollution.” said Laksmi D Animalthi, Director General of Climate Change Control at the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK).
As a world-class distributor of heavy equipment, mining, construction, and energy with more than 50 years of experience in Indonesia, UT will continue its commitment to realizing sustainable and environmentally friendly development. This commitment is processed by increasing impact, environmental footprint, and efforts to reduce carbon emissions.
On the other hand, UT is also committed to supporting the country’s growth by implementing to Good Corporate Governance (GCG) and sustainable business practices by improving internal systems, controls, and procedures to make effective decisions and compliance, identify long-term risks, potential impacts, efforts corporate mitigation, as well as meeting the needs of all stakeholders.
“UT would like to thank in particular to Berita Satu Media Holding, Investor Magazine and Bumi Global Karbon Foundation for the ESG Disclosure Award 2022 that has been given to our company. UT is always committed to presenting a sustainable future for the nation by paying attention to environmental aspects, good social impacts, upholding good corporate governance in all UT business lines, and optimizing the competencies and expertise possessed to bring added value to Indonesia.” said UT CSR Manager, Himawan Sutanto.
The ESG Disclosure Award 22 awards spurred UT’s enthusiasm to continue deliver a real contribution to improving the quality of the environment in Indonesia and to strengthen the commitment and spirit of togetherness to collaborate with various parties, in an effort to realize its vision of Golden Indonesia in 2045 and towards Net Zero Emissions in 2060.
United Tractors’ Overview
PT United Tractors Tbk (UT) which is known as the largest heavy equipment distributor in Indonesia has been established since 1972. Currently, UT has grown and has six business pillars, namely Construction Machinery, Mining Contracting, Coal Mining, Gold Mining, Construction Industry, and Energy. As it’s contributions to the achievement of the Sustainable Development targets (SDGs). UT consistently carries out activities to uphold sustainability.
ESG United Tractors
As a world-class heavy equipment, mining and energy company with more than 50 years of experience in Indonesia, United Tractors is committed to presenting a sustainable future for Indonesia through the effective application of ESG principles by paying attention to the environment, having a good impact on society, and upholding good corporate governance. good corporate governance at all levels of its business operations, as well as optimizing its competencies, expertise, and strategic assets to bring added value to all stakeholders and the Indonesian people.
For more information, please contact:
Sara K. Loebis
Head of Corporate Communication Division
PT United Tractors Tbk
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