JOHANNESBURG, Sept. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Sasol's 2012 Annual Integrated Report has been ranked the best in the world in the Best Annual Reports 2013 by ReportWatch.
The report, which surveyed over 1500 top global corporations, described Sasol's 2012 Annual Integrated Report as "an outstanding example of integrated reporting format packed in a simple but effective layout, and also mastering a large number of classic report ingredients and newer features: highlights, business model and value chain, KPIs, risk management, governance, use of charts (also in notes), economic and responsibility measures."
"This award is testament to our approach in providing our stakeholders an accessible and accurate assessment of our performance, not just financially, but socially, environmentally and on governance," said Nolitha Fakude, Executive Director, Sasol. "Embracing the King III Code, the principles of the International Integrated Reporting Council and the Integrated Reporting Committee of South Africa underpins our commitment to transparency."
Ranked number one, Sasol received an "A+", which is a "First Rate" score by ReportWatch in the seventeenth edition of Annual Report of Annual Reports.
Committed to excellence in all we do, Sasol is an international integrated energy and chemical company that leverages the talent and expertise of our more than 34 000 people working in 38 countries. We develop and commercialise technologies, and build and operate world-scale facilities, to produce a range of product streams, including liquid fuels, chemicals and electricity.
While continuing to support our home-base of South Africa, Sasol is expanding internationally based on a unique value proposition, which links our diverse businesses into an integrated value chain supported by top-class functions.
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