Nissan Chemical Corp.
Industry Group: Chemicals
Nissan Chemical Industries Ltd manufactures and sells chemicals, semiconductors, and pharmaceutical products. The firm organizes itself into six segments based on product type. The Performance Materials segment, which generates the most revenue of any segment, sells resins for liquid-crystal display screens and semiconductors. The Agrochemicals segment sells herbicides, insecticides, and fungicides to the agriculture industry. The Chemicals segment sells melamine, ammonia, and fine chemical products. The Pharmaceuticals segment sells anti-cholesterol agents under the Livalo brand. The other two segments are Trading and Other. The majority of revenue comes from Japan.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Chemicals 116 out of 564
Global Universe 7624 out of 15561
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Nissan Chemical Corp.'s Exposure is Medium
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Nissan Chemical Corp.'s Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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