Selected as a Constituent of the "FTSE Blossom Japan Sector Relative Index"

Nippon Yakin Kogyo has been selected as a constituent of the FTSE Blossom Japan Sector Relative Index for the first time.

The FTSE Blossom Japan Sector Relative Index is designed as a sector neutral benchmark that reflects the performance of

companies demonstrating strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices in Japan. The index selects companies

with higher ESG Ratings within the top 50% of each sector and supports climate transition to a low carbon economy by evaluating

companies’ climate governance and climate change efforts via the Transition Pathway Initiative’s Management Quality Score*.

 Moreover, the Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF), the world's largest pension fund, has adopted this index as an investment

criterion for ESG investment management.

*TPI (Transition Pathway Initiative) Management Quality Score: A score that assesses companies on carbon emissions data and the management
of risks and opportunities for a transition to a low-carbon economy.

Nippon Yakin Kogyo will continue to promote sustainability management with the aim of realizing a sustainable society and enhancing

corporate value.

 For details on the FTSE Blossom Japan Sector Relative Index, please refer to the URL below.