Nitto Denko Group Report 2013

43Nitto Denko Group Report 2013This report contains future projections as well as past and present facts related to Nitto Denko Corporation (non-consolidated) and the Nitto Denko Group (consolidated). These statements are based on information at the time of creation and may not be completely accurate at the time of reading. Please be advised that actual business activity results may differ materially from those described in the projections.All logos, product names, and other related names are the trademarks and the registered trademarks of Nitto Denko Corporation and its respective companies in Japan and/or other countries.Cheerful and functional beauty is expressed by soft and gentle curved lines. A large glove represents the global horizon, with images depicting business activities spreading throughout the world.With colours evoking warm lights (orange), water (blue) and plants (green), consideration for society and the environment is shown. Illustrator Takashi YamasakiThis Nitto Denko Group Report was printed by Nitto Denko Himawari Co., Ltd,. a member of the Nitto Denko Group.Nitto Denko Himawari was established with the principle that disabled persons who have the will to stand on their own two feet and elderly persons with a positive view of them can work together and engage in unlimited possibilities. Nitto Denko Himawari operates a business centering around the printing, cleaning, cutting, wrapping and packaging of various tapes, computerized documentation, the sorting of recyclable materials and tree planting.URL : for past years have been partly altered to reect the increase or decrease in number of group companies covered or changes in calculational procedures.The Nitto Denko Group presents Nitto Denko Group Report 2013, which has been updated from past CSR & Annual Reports. In order to inform every stakeholder about the Nitto Denko Group and our scal 2013 business activities in their entirety, we have amalgamated our nancial and non-nancial information.As space is limited, please refer to our website for more details.The Nitto Denko Group looks forward to your continued patronage and understanding. This report relates to the business activities of the 109 companies of the Nitto Denko Group as of 31 March 2013, of which 99 are consolidated subsidiaries and the remaining 9 consist of non-consolidated subsidiaries and afliated companies. We consulted the Sustainability Reporting Guidelines 2006 issued by the Global Reporting Initiative and used them for guidance on the disclosure of non-nancial related information. We also referred to the principles of the International Integrated Reporting Committee (IIRC).The term “base” used in this report refers to a plant or ofce of a group company or Nitto Denko (non-consolidated).Nitto Denko Group Report 2013URL:http// Date of Issue31 July 2013Publishing OfceNitto Denko Corporation CSR DepartmentHerbis Osaka, 2-5-25 Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0001, Japan Tel:+81-6-6452-2101 Fax:+81-6-6452-2102On August 19, 2013, we will move to the following address: 32-33F, Tower A, Grand Front Osaka, 4-20 Ofuka-cho, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0011, Japan Tel:+81-6-7632-2101 Fax:+81-6-7632-2102Person in Charge of IssueKaoru AizawaBoard Member and Senior Executive Vice President, Nitto Denko CorporationDesignAdmiration Center, IncPrinting and Binding Nitto Denko Himawari Co., Ltd.About Our TrademarksAbout the Front CoverPrinting and BindingAbout Data Related to the EnvironmentNitto Denko Group Report 2013Disclaimer