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Grupo Empresarial Argos' companies were included in the S&P Global Sustainability Yearbook 2024

7 February 2024
  • In the latest edition of the S&P Global Sustainability Yearbook, Grupo Argos and its businesses, Cementos Argos, Celsia, and Odinsa, were recognized among the 733 companies, out of more than 9,300 evaluated worldwide, with the best ability to generate economic value in balance with society and the environment.
  • Grupo Argos, Cementos Argos, and Celsia stood out for their management of environmental, social, and corporate governance issues and scored within the top 10%, 5%, and 10% of the best-performing companies by industry, respectively. Overall, the companies of the Argos Business Group excelled in climate change management.
  • In the report that was published on Friday, December 8, 2023, by S&P Global, Grupo Argos was included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World, Emerging Markets, and MILA indices, while Cementos Argos was included in the Dow Jones MILA Index.

The latest edition of the Sustainability Yearbook conducted by S&P Global highlighted the four companies of Grupo Empresarial Argos among the most sustainable in the world for their outstanding management of environmental, social, and governance issues.

This measurement, which evaluates more than 9,300 organizations worldwide, emphasized the work carried out by Grupo Argos, Cementos Argos, Celsia, and Odinsa in developing a sustainability strategy that allows them to reduce the impact of their operations while generating comprehensive value for their stakeholders.

“More than recognition, this inclusion commits the companies of Argos Business Group to continue improving environmental, social, corporate governance, and economic standards to keep advancing in our sustainability strategy, in line with the best companies globally.”

Ana María Uribe Sustainability Manager of Grupo Argos

The most notable variables for the companies of the Argos Business Group:

  • Grupo Argos: transparency and reporting, tax strategy, human rights, and stakeholder engagement.
  • Cementos Argos: health and safety at work, climate strategy and water, cybersecurity, and information security.
  • Celsia: stakeholder engagement, innovation, and attraction and retention of talent.
  • Odinsa: emissions, talent management, and biodiversity.

About the S&P Sustainability Yearbook It is a publication whose purpose is to highlight the leading companies in sustainability practices globally, promoting the best standards in environmental, social, and corporate governance, and establishing benchmarks for investors, customers, and society at large to have an objective comparative basis when analyzing the different players in the industries evaluated by S&P. This publication can be consulted here.