Message from the President and CEO

Contributing to Sustainable Development to Help Ensure a Bright Future for our Planet

Contributing to Sustainable Development to
Help Ensure a Bright Future for our Planet

Takuya Shimamura
Representative Director, President and CEO

Takuya Shimamura

The AGC Group Vision, “Look Beyond,” includes a section entitled Our Mission, which is shared by all
50,000 members of the AGC Group in about 30 countries and regions worldwide. It states, “AGC, an everyday essential part of our world—AGC’s unique materials and solutions make people’s lives better around the world every day.” The vision also includes a section entitled Our Shared Values, comprised of “Innovation & Operational Excellence,” “Diversity,” “Environment” and “Integrity.” These values provide standards for the actions of every member of the Group.

This CSR website showcases the AGC Group’s interaction with its stakeholders and the Group’s fundamental policy towards its CSR activities, and the initiatives therein.

For more than 110 years, the AGC Group has been contributing to people’s livelihoods and industrial development. Guided by the AGC Group Vision, we will continue to provide new materials and solutions that meet the changing needs of each era, aiming to be an essential part of the world. At the same time, we remain strongly committed to the sustainable development of countries worldwide with the hope of ensuring a bright future for our planet.

On behalf of management, I would like to express our appreciation for the understanding and support of all the Group’s stakeholders.