Pirelli the largest in durability
The Italian tyre manufacturer Pirelli is now leading in the segment ‘Autoparts & Tyres’ according to the Dow Jones sustainability World and Dow Jones Sustainability Europe index. This rating of most durable manufacturers is led by the company from Milan, it has a total of 86 point out of the 100 which could be achieved. The average score for a manufacturers was 53 points, so we can state that Pirelli was in a league of its own. Durability is more than just the product specifications according to this international rating. The company is also rated for its economic and social engagement and its progressive approach. Pirelli is the example for product development and production methods. How the employment -strategy and -well being are incorporated have impressed the Dow Jones Sustainability index since 1999.
Fiat is the other remarkable Italian manufacturer which is rated very well. Again this year is a confirmation that Fiat is not only a very efficient company, but also has the appropriate long term vision. Fiat achieved a total rating of 91, compared to the automotive average of 75, a very good result.