TürkTraktör Listed in the FTSE4Good Emerging Markets Index

TürkTraktör Listed in the FTSE4Good Emerging Markets Index

TürkTraktör, a pioneer of sustainability in the sector, marks its 70th anniversary with an important milestone. TürkTraktör is proud to be listed in the FTSE4Good Emerging Markets Index, designed by the global index and data provider FTSE Russell to measure companies with strong environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance.

Emphasizing TürkTraktör’s focus on sustainability as the first manufacturer of the Turkish automotive sector and Turkey's leading company in the agriculture mechanization, Aykut Özüner, TürkTraktör Company Leader, said: “We are happy and proud that TürkTraktör’s hard work is recognized and appreciated by prestigious international organizations.” Özüner added: “With the aggravating effects of the climate change, sustainability has become a critical component of the agricultural sector, one of the most important building blocks of the Turkish economy. It is the responsibility of everyone to use our world's limited resources efficiently and preserve biodiversity and ecosystem balance. Aware of our responsibility as the leader and pioneer of the sector, we evaluate our impact in every field of activity always with an eye on sustainability, and play an active role by announcing short-, medium- and long-term goals. In line with our strategy ‘Future Impact’, we adopt the principle of responsible production throughout the entire value chain while committing ourselves to shape the future. Celebrating our 70th anniversary by being listed in the FTSE4Good Emerging Markets Index shows that we are on the right track.”

About FTSE4Good Index

Created by the global index provider FTSE Russell, a subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange Group, the FTSE4Good Index Series is designed to measure the performance of companies that demonstrate strong environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices. FTSE4Good indices are used by a wide range of market participants to create and evaluate responsible investment funds and other products. FTSE Russell ratings are based on performance in areas such as Corporate Governance, Health and Safety, Anti-Corruption and Climate Change. Companies listed in the FTSE4Good Index Series meet a range of environmental, social and governance criteria.