MOL Establishes 'MOL Group Anti-Corruption Policy'

Tokyo - August 02, 2022

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President & CEO: Takeshi Hashimoto) today announced the establishment of a group-wide policy to prevent corrupt practices such as bribery.

With fair trade becoming a more important factor in international society and the increasing globalization of corporate activities, the need to strengthen and build awareness of anti-corruption measures is growing.

Considering these circumstances, the MOL Group sets "fair trade/anti-bribery" as one of initiatives in the Sustainability Issues (Materiality) - "Governance and compliance to support businesses" - as the group aims for thorough compliance.

The establishment of the new policy demonstrates to various stakeholders that the MOL Group is committed to preventing corruption and represents a further step toward management based on a strong sense of values and a code of conduct concerning compliance.

MOL pledges comprehensive efforts to prevent corruption through the new policy, as well as compliance with existing internal rules.

For details of the policy, please visit "Compliance."

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. press release