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

In the AGC Group Vision, “Look Beyond”, we state Our Mission as follows:

“AGC, an everyday essential part of our world—AGC’s unique materials and solutions make people’s lives better around the world every day.”

In addition, we position “Innovation & Operational Excellence,” “Diversity,” “Environment” and “Integrity” as “Our Shared Values,” which provide the basis for actions taken by the Group’s members. The Group philosophy is shared with all 50,000 members of the AGC Group in about 30 countries and regions worldwide.

This CSR website showcases the AGC Group’s initiatives for protecting the environment and promoting interaction with its stakeholders.

For more than 100 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.